Pickup truck catches fire on University Parkway

Published: Apr. 21, 2015 at 4:31 PM CDT|Updated: May. 1, 2015 at 4:31 PM CDT
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EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) - No one is hurt after a vehicle fire in Evansville.

It happened Tuesday around noon on University Parkway between Hogue and Upper Mount Vernon.

Deputies say the driver of pickup truck smelled gas as the vehicle began to overheat so he pulled over and got out. The truck then caught fire.

We're told firefighters quickly responded to the scene and put the fire out.

The section of the parkway where the fire happened was shut down for a short time.

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