Early this morning a couple semi tractor trailers caught on fire on Metric Drive near the Roscoe area. At least 2 semis caught on fire. Unknown on injuries. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
RS fan Tom Alberts Was called in by a passing semi about 3:30 am, first officer on scene heard cargo in trailer explode. Other trailers soon started burning soon after harlem-roscoe arrived.
From the HRFD:
Harlem-Roscoe Firefighters were dispatched for a truck fire on Metric Dr.with numerous exposures early morning on Feb. 21. Chief Don Shoevlin says, “Upon arrival, we found two semi tractors fully involved with trailer exposure. The two tractors were quickly extinguished with limited fire extension to trailers. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.”