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Camper with 20,000 rounds of ammo catches fire in Montgomery County

Vehicle also had ‘a large amount of propane’

According to the Montgomery County Emergency Services, crews found the camper, a shed and several other cars on fire when they arrived.

Crews responded to a camper that caught fire with 20,000 rounds of ammunition and a large amount of propane inside on Sunday.

According to the Montgomery County Emergency Services, crews found the camper, a shed and several other cars on fire when they arrived.

Firefighters were able to put out the fire at a safe distance and there were no injuries, authorities said.

This evening Blacksburg Volunteer Fire Department and Blacksburg Volunteer Rescue Squad were dispatched to a vehicle...

Posted by Montgomery County Emergency Services on Sunday, November 8, 2020

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