Nov. 6, 2016 – Allenton, WI – Some excitement at Addison Station in the Town of Addison on Saturday night as some wood chips in one of the Asplund trucks was smoldering and smoking.
Employees at the station called the fire department. Fire crews from Allenton and St. Lawrence Fire Departments got there before the flames set the truck on fire.
They dumped the chips and wet them down.
Asplund parks their trucks overnight in the lot on Addison Road. The incident happened around 9 p.m. and there was a heavy smell of burning wood in the vicinity.
Nobody was injured and the cause of the fire remains under investigation.