Truck destroyed by fire on Del. Memorial Bridge

August 24, 2012 11:23:35 AM PDT
The cab of a tractor trailer was consumed by fire Friday morning on the Delaware Memorial Bridge.

The truck was in the southbound lanes of the bridge, headed into Delaware, when the fire broke out around 10:15 a.m.

The view from Chopper 6 HD showed the white truck nearly destroyed.

The fire was extinguished around 10:45 a.m. and all lanes of the bridge were open by 12:45 p.m.

The driver has been identified as Lewis Matthews of Ellicot, Maryland.

No injuries have been reported.

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