Crash alert: Semi truck catches fire on I-40

by Ponce Law | July 20th, 2020

HICKMAN COUNTY, TN – Area firefighters responded Sunday morning after a semi truck caught fire while traveling west on Interstate 40 in Hickman County, WKRN reported.

Authorities say the incident, which involved a vehicle carrying cookie dough, occurred on I-40 westbound near mile marker 158.

Crews from Coble Fire and Bucksnort Fire arrived on the scene and brought the blaze under control, with no injuries reported.  It was estimated that the road would be reopened by 10 a.m.

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