Fire destroys truck trailer at I-19 rest stop

No injuries reported
Truck fire on I-19, Jan. 14
Published: Jan. 15, 2020 at 8:46 AM MST
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TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - No injuries were reported in a tractor-trailer fire on I-19 on Tuesday night, Jan. 14.

According to information from the Green Valley Fire District, the fire happened at about 11:45 p.m. at Kilometer marker 54.

The driver of the truck carrying tomatoes and red peppers was able to pull his rig into a northbound rest stop.

The trailer was completely destroyed.

The rest area was closed, but traffic lanes on the highway remained open.

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