Early Sunday morning, the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a vehicle on fire in the 20000 Block of 640th Avenue in Ellsworth Township. Authorities later learned the vehicle was stolen.
When Deputies and Litchfield Fire Department personnel arrived at the scene at about 5:30am, they found the vehicle unoccupied and on fire. The vehicle was a total loss.
Deputies learned the vehicle was stolen sometime during the night from the 61800 block of 193rd Street.
The cause of the fire and the stolen vehicle report remain under investigation.