Emergency Crews Respond to Fully-Engulfed Tractor-Trailer Fire in Paint Township
(Photo by Sarah Lutz)
The call came in around 12:40 p.m. for a fully-engulfed tractor-trailer fire near K & K Landscaping, located along State Route 66, just south of Route 322.
The following emergency responders were called to the scene:
– Shippenville-Elk Township Volunteer Fire Department
– Shippenville-Elk Volunteer Ambulance
– Clarion-based State Police
Crews arrived on the scene at 12:50 p.m. and were able to completely extinguish the fire a short time later.
According to a representative of the Shippenville-Elk Township Volunteer Fire Department, the driver of the truck was not injured.
The cause of the fire remains undetermined and under investigation.
Copyright © 2021 EYT Media Group, Inc. All rights reserved. Any copying, redistribution or retransmission of the contents of this service without the express written consent of EYT Media Group, Inc. is expressly prohibited.