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Fire Destroys RV at Wilson Lake

6-29 Camper Fire webA motorhome was destroyed Saturday at Wilson Lake after catching on fire and being engulfed in flames for a time.

The 1975 Winnebago, registered to Jerrold and Debra Davis of Hoisington, was towed from the scene following the fire's extinguishing.

According to a recent police report, the incident occurred at just after 1:30 PM Saturday at Minooka Park at Wilson Lake. One witness said people were kept from entering or exiting Minooka Park for over two hours.

No injuries were reported.

According to Russell County Sheriff John Fletcher, the blaze was caused by a fuel leak.

Dorrance Firefighters, Russell County Sheriff's Deputies and Russell County EMS responded to the fire.

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