Lane reopens after car fire on Hwy 53

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CHIPPEWA COUNTY, Wis. (WEAU) -- Fire crews responded to a car fire along Hwy 53 near the North Crossing on Sunday.

Heavy smoke could be seen coming from the car.

The Chippewa Fire Dist. said crews put out the fire quickly and the left lane on the southbound side was blocked for only five minutes.

No word on a cause and no other information has been released.

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