Camper/Trailer Fire Near Paynesville 02 Dec 13

A camper/trailer that was being pulled by a vehicle Sunday afternoon caught fire as it was traveling the Tri-County road near Paynesville.

Authorities say the wheels and axle apparently started on fire and then spread to the camper/trailer.  The Paynesville Fire Department extinguished the fire.  The camper/trailer had to be towed from the scene.

The incident was reported at about 1 p.m. on Tri-County Road Northeast and 135th Avenue Northeast.