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Crews respond to vehicle fire

Geneva, IL

Batavia firefighters responded to a vehicle fully engulfed in flames at about 7:37 p.m. Tuesday at Kevin’s Auto Repair, 1451 Lathem St.

No injuries were reported and fire crews had the situation under control in about 10 minutes. But the 2004 Chevrolet Aveo valued at $2,000 was a total loss.

The fire originated under the hood in the engine compartment, and the cause is still under investigation.


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