A City of Davenport street cleaning truck caught fire in on Monday. A thick, black plume of smoke could be seen for a short amount of time around Davenport around 12:20pm.

The Davenport Fire Department responded to the intersection of East 13th Street and Arlington Avenue for the fire. The fast response stopped the flames from spreading to any other property in the intersection.

The driver reported smelling smoke in the intersection, where he pulled over and exited the vehicle safely before the flames reached the cabin.

Street Cleaner Fire Davenport

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