A reader submitted this photo of a vehicle burning on Highway 70 on Saturday, July 9. Plumas News appreciates reader submissions.

Vehicle being towed by motorhome burns

Motorists reported seeing a burning vehicle on Highway 70 at the passing lanes between Cromberg and the Highway 89 turnoff on Saturday, July 9. The vehicle was being towed by a motor home that had been heading eastbound. The CHP didn’t have a complete report on the incident, but confirmed the vehicle fire, which was quickly extinguished by first responders. No cause for the fire was available.