MORNING TRUCK FIRE ON 290

The back tires of an 18-wheel tractor trailer caught fire on the highway 290 overpass at about eight this (Wednesday) morning.  Brenham firefighters were called to the scene and put the blaze out. Brenham Fire Chief Ricky Boeker says the truck’s back axle locked up and soon the tires caught fire. There were no injuries and traffic was cleared soon afterwards.

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Photo courtesy of Brenham Fire Department.