On Nov. 24, the Beemer Fire Department and Beemer Police Department responded to a truck on fire. Emergency personnel responded within a few minutes and found an unloaded grain truck fully involved in flames. The driver reported a mechanical malfunction and advised he was trying to maneuver off a busy highway but lost control and entered the ditch after the cab filled with smoke. No injuries were reported and the truck is considered a total loss. Photos by the Beemer Police Department. Submitted by Jeremy Goeken.