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Minor vehicle fire ties-up traffic

(El Centro traffic disrupted Tuesday morning)….El Centro Fire Department responded to a vehicle fire.

The call came in at 10:45 am. When they arrived at the scene at the intersection of 4th Street and Wake Avenue, they found a mini van with smoke coming from the engine compartment. The fire was quickly extinguished, but it caused a traffic tie-up. El Centro police and Sheriff’s deputies provided traffic control until the situation was resolved. No injuries were reported in the small vehicle fire.