NEBRASKA CITY – Nebraska City firefighters are calling a 1984 Ford pickup a total loss after it caught fire south of the Highway 2 intersection on Wednesday.
Three units and 19 firefighters responded at 2:44 p.m. to find the truck fully involved in flames.
The truck driver, Chelsea Dightman of Auburn, told firefighters she heard a backfire and saw smoke.
Firefighters used bars to pry open the hood to extinguish the fire.
Photo contributed by Stephanie Robles