A Fort Worth Fire Department vehicle erupted in flames Friday as it trekked down a highway in Grand Prairie, authorities said.
The ladder truck was returning to a station at about 6 p.m. after a minor repair on an air horn when its driver noticed smoke and flame coming from beneath the truck, the fire department said.
FWFD Quint 33 was returning to the station after minor repair of an air horn when the driver noticed smoke and flame from beneath the truck. He was able to get off the highway just before smoke filled the cab. No injuries. Cause is under investigation pic.twitter.com/vD1gEkoH2s
— Fort Worth Fire Department (@FortWorthFire) September 28, 2019
— CBSDFW (@CBSDFW) September 27, 2019