An SUV crashed and caught fire in Danielson Tuesday evening.
At 10:02 p.m., firefighters and paramedics were dispatched to 557 Putnam Road after officials received reports of a crash in the area. Responders found a 2009 Nissan Rogue that had swerved off the roadway, crashing into a tree and catching fire. The driver, a 31-year-old Plainfield resident, extricated himself from the burning SUV and refused treatment by medical personnel. The incident is under investigation, and updates will be provided when authorities release more info.
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