Vehicle, brush fires close down Route 17

ABLAZE: Route 17, or Cross Island Road, was partially closed Wednesday afternoon after a vehicle caught fire and emergency responders rushed to the area to deal with a downed power pole and brush fires. GPA isolated power to the area as flames erupted near power lines, but service to customers was not affected, according to GPA. No one was reported injured when the vehicle caught fire. Guam Fire Department firefighters extinguished the fire. David Castro/The Guam Daily Post