Tractor Trailer Fire On Highway 17
Date: Fri Jul 31 04:46:16 MST 2015
An eastbound tractor trailer unit (TTU) began experiencing mechanical problems and started on fire. The local fire department as well as MNR fire attended and extinguished the fire. The driver received no injuries and was able to exit the vehicle before the fire engulfed the TTU.
Highway 17 was closed for approximately 1 hour while the fire was being extinguished.