I have a text file shown below with different input types on a line that I am trying to read accordingly as shown below. I put the text file "Vehicle.txt" shown below directly in the src folder of my project. Yet from my CarRentalClient class with the main method.. my program tells me "Could not read file" when I try reading and printing the line. I am bad with handling input files so bear with my. My CarRentalClient class is below. What's wrong with it? Thanks


“ECONOMY”, “PAB170”, “VIN1112”, “Nissan”, “Versa”, 30
“ECONOMY”, “PA171B”, “VIN1113”, “Toyota”, “Camry”, 28
“ECONOMY”, “PA172B”, “VIN1114”, “Toyota”, “Corolla”, 27
 “COMPACT”, “DE100A”, “VIN00001”, “Chevrolet”, “Cruze”, 25
 “COMPACT”, “DE200A”, “VIN00002”, “Nissan”, “Altima”, 25
 “COMPACT”, “DE300A”, “VIN00003”, “Mercedes”, “CLA”, 25
 “COMPACT”, “DE400A”, “VIN00004”, “BMW”, “350”, 23

CarRentalClient class

package Rental;
import java.io.*;
import java.text.SimpleDateFormat;
import java.util.*;
import Rental.Vehicle.VehicleType;
import Rental.Customer;
import Rental.CarReservation;

public class CarRentalClient {
//we are reading from a textFile and all that here

public static final String vehicleFileName =  "Vehicle.txt";
public static BufferedReader br = null;
public static FileReader fr = null;

CarReservation carReservation;
static VehicleType vehicleType;
static String vehicle;
Customer customer;
static String lPlate; static String vin; static String mke; static String mdl; static int mpg; static String vType;
static String cName; static long phoneNumber;

public static void parseReservationLine(String str){
    Scanner sc = new Scanner(str);

        //vehicleType = VehicleType.valueOf(sc.next());
        vType = sc.next();
        cName = sc.next();
        phoneNumber = sc.nextLong();
        String sDate = sc.next();
        String eDate = sc.next();

public static void readVehicleFile(String line)
    Scanner sc = new Scanner(line);
        //vehicleType = VehicleType.valueOf(sc.next());
        vehicle = sc.next();
        lPlate = sc.next();
        vin =  sc.next();
        mke = sc.next();
        mdl =  sc.next();
        mpg = sc.nextInt();     


//“ECONOMY”, “PA174B”, “VIN1116”, “Hyundai”, “Sonata”, 31 --- format for line input here

public static void main(String[] args)
    String vehicleFileName = "Vehicle.txt";
    String vehicleLine = null;
        fr = new FileReader(vehicleFileName);
        br = new BufferedReader(fr);
        while ((vehicleLine = br.readLine()) != null) {
    catch (IOException e) {
        System.out.println("Could not read file"); //exception handling

    finally {
        try {
            if (br != null)

            if (fr != null)

        } catch (IOException ex) {
            System.out.println("File IO is corrupted");

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