Breaking News: Vehicle Fire at Apopka High School

first_img Support conservation and fish with NEW Florida specialty license plate If you view the video on Channel 35 Orlando the van looks like it is black in color. If you look at Channel 9 Orlando video it looks like a white van. The black smoke that was pouring up in the air sure changed the color of the vehicle! Looked like an expensive van, too. Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Please enter your comment! I have had some really bad experiences with vehicles. I traded one car in once and when I took it in to trade it was back firing terribly…..POW POW POW all the way up past 17-92. People were gawking at us, and thought someone was shooting at them! OMG! I was so darn glad to get rid of that car, and thankful that no one returned fire!!!!!!!! LOL………. Reply A vehicle owned by a private contractor doing pressure washing for Apopka High School caught fire on the access road (back side) of AHS school property, according to Sgt. Kim Walsh, spokesperson for the Apopka Police Department. The fire was contained, and there was a partial evacuation of school building near the vehicle, but there were no injuries to AHS staff or students. The contractor suffered minor injuries as a result of the fire. Both APD, the Apopka Fire Department and EMS responded to the call.This is a breaking story. The Apopka Voice will update as more details are known. LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Breaking News: Updated at 3:15PMMatthew Arnold, Principal of Apopka HIgh School, sent this message to AHS parents:” A truck caught on fire on the emergency access alley way behind the school.  We evacuated the school immediately and the fire department arrived quickly to put out the fire.  We have been able to get all students to lunch and school will continue as usual.” 5 COMMENTS You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Mama Mia Reply October 17, 2016 at 2:05 pm Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Reply TAGSApopka High SchoolApopka Police DepartmentCar Fire Previous articleMedical emergency blocks traffic at Main and ParkNext articleApopka High School car fire – Snapchat Video Denise Connell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR October 17, 2016 at 2:00 pm Mama Mia I was sitting at the table and I heard sirens coming from everywhere up Martin. Then we heard helicopters and my husband went outside and said that there was some thick heavy black smoke pouring up in the air, and he thought it was a fire at the high school or maybe a house fire. When I went out there were two news helicopters hovering above my house, and we drove down by the school toward Vick, and I saw the emergency gate at the school open, and another news helicopter hovering over Errol. 3 helicopters in the air! Hope the person is not too badly injured and is okay. Mama Mia October 17, 2016 at 5:14 pm The Anatomy of Fear Reply Free webinar for job seekers on best interview answers, hosted by Goodwill June 11 Mama Mia Please enter your name here Reply I was in the drive thru once waiting on food in my Pontiac Sunbird station wagon and my car started filling with smoke inside and it was coming from the back of the station wagon near the side. Long story short, it was the wiring harness burning! October 17, 2016 at 1:56 pm Mama Mia Looks like one of those high top service vans with the high center of gravity that you could stand up in, except you Commissioner Becker……LOL………is that a Nissan Van possibly? Picking on you again Kyle…..Kyle, I think I saw someone in Apopka taller than you, and he works at Lowes in the hardware section. He is as tall as you are Kyle, I am certain, but possibly taller than you. October 17, 2016 at 12:56 pmlast_img

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