Truck fire stops traffic on Highway 26
Monday morning, Nov. 15, Jefferson County Fire District No. 1, along with EMS and police, responded to a vehicle fire on Highway 26 between mileposts 100 and 110.
Firefighters arrived on the scene to an engulfed Chevy Silverado blocking a lane of traffic. Emergency vehicles then blocked the entire highway.
The fire crew quickly extinguish the fire.
The occupants state they were headed up the grade, heard a pop and then saw fire from the engine.
No one was injured.
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