18 Wheeler crash ends in smoke

Photo courtesy of DPS

A truck tractor semi-trailer was involved in a single vehicle crash on Interstate 10 in Orange County. According to a press release, The Texas Department of Public Safety responded to the scene after the crash occurred near mile marker 860. 

Initial reports indicate that the 18-wheeler hauling steel pipes was traveling eastbound on the Interstate.  For an unknown reason, the driver lost control of the vehicle and struck the concrete wall.  After the impact, the 18-wheeler caught fire. At this time, there are no reports of any injuries.

shadow