Food trucks and carts are a fast-growing gastro rage that pack enough wallop when they catch fire to do real damage, and they are largely unregulated
No injuries in U.S. 10 truck fire
AMBER TWP. — Pere Marquette and Scottville fire departments responded to a vehicle fire in the 2900 block of U.S. 10 east of Dennis Road in Amber Township at approximately
20,000 pounds of cheese burn in truck fire
The truck was packed with Kraft and Velveeta cheese. With some of it still in its bag, people wondered if they could bring it home.
How You Can Prevent Truck Fires
Here's what you can do to reduce your risk of starting a truck fire.
US 20 reopens after straw truck fire
The Central Fire District reports a hay truck caught fire on US 20 at the south Rigby exit 320 around 9:15 a.m. Wednesday.
Explained: How local authorities respond to reports of gas leak
ZANESVILLE, Ohio- Last week when reports came flooding in of a suspected gas leak, local authorities responded in the only way they knew how to; a unified command force. Home base was set up at Zanesville Fire Department, where Assistant Fire Chief Doug Hobson said they tackled the problem efficiently. “When we can sit here as a... Continue Reading
Video: 20,000 Pounds of cheese burns in Wisconsin semi-truck fire
A truck filled with cheese caught fire in West Allis Tuesday. Nobody was hurt, but 20,000 pounds of cheese is gone.
Garbage truck fire briefly closes lanes on Highway 101 in Ventura
A garbage truck fire Wednesday morning closed down an offramp and two lanes along northbound Highway 101 in Ventura.
Semi truck fire burns 10 acres, closes Highway 41
A semi truck caught fire on Highway 41 near the border between San Luis Obispo County and Kern County, CA, on Thursday, September 27, 2018, officials say. The blaze spread to vegetation and has burned 10 acres.
Worst case scenario: A truck fire! What to do if your rig’s ablaze
Smelling smoke while you're on the road? Take action before it's too late. Read these seven key points, or you can view our 30-Second Trucker Tip video series to get the quickie version.
100 Gallon Tank of Diesel Fuel Boils in IDOT Pickup Truck Fire
Kell Fire Chief Lonnie McDaneld is uncertain why the bed of an IDOT pickup truck caught fire as it was being driven on Route 37 a quarter mile
At Least 50 Dead, 100 Burned in Congo Tanker Truck Fire
At least 50 people were killed and more than 100 were badly burned when a tanker truck in Congo collided with another truck and, as villagers rushed to collect the leaking fuel, burst into flames, witnesses and...
At least 50 dead, 100 burned in Congo tanker truck fire
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — At least 50 people were killed and more than 100 were badly burned when a tanker truck in Congo collided with another truck and, as villagers rushed to collect the leaking fuel, burst into flames, witnesses and...
Congo truck fire leaves 50 dead, 100 burned
At least 50 people were killed early Saturday and more than 100 were badly burned when a tanker truck in Congo collided with another truck and, as villagers rushed to collect the leaking fuel, burst into flames, witnesses and officials said.
Truckers Fired Over Workers’ Comp Claim: What to Do Next
Truck drivers have a remedy if fired for making a workers’ compensation claim. A recent award of over $100,000 to a truck driver who was fired for making a workers’ compensation claim i…
First Responder: Why Do Fire Trucks Often Arrive Before Ambulances For Medical Emergencies?
Medical calls outnumber fire calls 20 to one in Chicago. So why does the city own so many more fire trucks than ambulances?
All lanes reopen at I-10/I-110 split after truck fire; congestion remains
I-10 West was closed Thursday around noon after a truck caught fire. The DOTD urged motorists to take alternate routes.
Toney Fire and Rescue respond to 20 acre fire
Toney Fire and Rescue responded to a 20 acre field fire Saturday afternoon.
NOPD: Woman driving wrong way in tanker truck fire incident in police custody
A 33-year-old New Orleans woman was arrested in connection with the crash that killed a tanker truck driver after the rig exploded early Friday morning.
UVM bikes were burned in a FedEx truck fire before nationals. Then Trek Bikes stepped up.
University of Vermont mountain bikers managed to medal after Trek Bicycle Corp. stepped in to replace their damaged bicycles in Montana.