Truck tire catches fire in Orange

Recorder Staff
Tuesday, September 05, 2017

ORANGE — A tractor-trailer’s tire caught fire near the entrance of an industrial park Tuesday morning.

First responders were able to put out the fire, which was initially called an “explosion,” with a fire extinguisher.

The driver was not injured and the truck was not damaged. The incident, on Lucci Drive, near the American Legion and the Orange Municipal Airport, was wrapped up within an hour of the initial report at 7:17 a.m.