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Fire Truck Stolen During Blaze in Sullivan

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Posted: Thursday, March 20, 2014 11:51 am

SULLIVAN, Mo. (AP) — An eastern Missouri fire crew that worked to douse an apartment fire wound up having one of its pickup trucks stolen.

St. Louis television station KTVI ( reports that the theft happened while Sullivan firefighters were fighting a two-alarm blaze early Thursday.

Authorities believe the fire was contained to one building housing several apartment units. There were no immediate reports of injuries.

KTVI says that a Ford F-250 pickup truck used in fighting brush fires was stolen from the scene and was later found hours later about a mile away.

There was no immediate word on any arrests.

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