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Mail truck fire damages mail

(Source: Kennett Fire Marshal Scott Tutor) (Source: Kennett Fire Marshal Scott Tutor)
(Source: Kennett Fire Marshal Scott Tutor) (Source: Kennett Fire Marshal Scott Tutor)
(Source: Kennett Fire Marshal Scott Tutor) (Source: Kennett Fire Marshal Scott Tutor)
(Source: Kennett Fire Marshal Scott Tutor) (Source: Kennett Fire Marshal Scott Tutor)
(Source: Kennett Fire Marshal Scott Tutor) (Source: Kennett Fire Marshal Scott Tutor)

KENNETT, MO (KFVS) - A fire in a mail truck March 10 damaged some mail.

It happened on Hastings Drive at 2:17 p.m. Wednesday, March 10.

The driver of the truck smelled smoke and shortly after the engine caught fire, according to the Kennett Fire Department.

Some mail in the truck was damaged.

A nearby mailbox also burned.

The Kennett Fire Department believes the fire was an electrical issue.

The fire is under investigation.

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