A dump truck was considered a total loss after a fire Tuesday in north Leavenworth, a Fire Department spokesman said.

A dump truck was considered a total loss after a fire Tuesday in north Leavenworth, a Fire Department spokesman said.

The fire was reported at 1:50 p.m. at 14th and Kiowa streets. No injuries were reported.

The driver told firefighters the truck backfired, and then he noticed fire coming from the engine, said Leavenworth Assistant Fire Chief Mark Nietzke.