Tractor-trailer catches fire on turnpike

August 11, 2008 12:57:53 PM PDT
Shortly before 2:00 p.m. a tractor-trailer caught fire along the New Jersey Turnpike. It happened northbound on the turnpike in Burlington Township.

The incident was originally labeled a tire fire, but the truck rolled over and the contents inside caught fire.

The tractor-trailer was carrying a sort of concrete powder.

The woods along the road were also reported to be on fire.

There is no word on any injuries.

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