WATERLOO — A driver escaped injury after a fire in her van’s engine compartment.
Fire crews were called to the 1100 block of Dixon Drive for a passenger van fire at 11:25 a.m. Saturday.
Anja Whitehead of Clarion was the driver, owner and sole occupant of the van at the time of the fire, according to firefighters. She was uninjured.
The fire apparently began in the engine compartment and spread to the dashboard and front seats before fire crews could extinguish it.