Crookston firefighters around 12:15 p.m. Monday responded to the report of a minivan on fire on U.S. Highway 2 just west of Crookston. 

Crookston firefighters around 12:15 p.m. Monday responded to the report of a minivan on fire on U.S. Highway 2 just west of Crookston. 

The occupants were able to escape the vehicle unharmed.

The fire’s cause is being attributed to a mechanical issue.

The van was destroyed.