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Truck Fire near Scone

Grey County | by Matt Villeneuve  

49 year old man escapes electrical fire in tractor trailer on Friday.

A highway truck driver wasn't injured when his vehicle caught fire along Grey Road 25 near Grey Road 3 in the Township of Chatsworth.

Grey County OPP say the fire began at 9:25 AM on Friday when a 2013 International tractor-trailer with an attached flatbed experienced electrical problems.

The driver, a 49-year old from Timmins, moved the vehicle to the gravel shoulder of the roadway as the truck caught fire.

The Chesley Fire Department responded and extinguished the flames, and emergency personnel say the driver was not injured.




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