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Ruthven Car Fire

Ruthven, IA (KICD) — No one is injured in a Ruthven car fire.

The Palo Alto County Sheriffs Office received the call of the car fire in Ruthven, at the intersection of Center and Gowrie Streets.  The Ruthven fire Department responded, and after the fire was extinguished, it was determined the fire was electrical in nature.

The 1999 Volkswagon was owned by Jeffrey Heal of Ruthven, and was considered a total loss.