On Monday April 26, 2021 approximately 5:20 p.m. the Brownfield Fire & Rescue was called out to a possible vehicle fire in the 700 block of East Park Lane. As the fire dept. rolled up on scene, the vehicle on fire was behind a house in the back yard causing the fire dept. to use the alley way to respond.
According to the firefighters on scene, when the vehicle caught fire, which is an early 2000’s model GMC Suburban, it burned up quickly. There is no comment on where the fire started on the vehicle or how. Brownfield Fire Chief Dennis Rowe said, “This is still under investigation, so we don’t know the actual cause just yet.” The Brownfield Police, Fire Dept. and Electric Dept. was on scene.