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UPDATED: Truck On I-40 Catches Fire

Photo by Kristina McClenan Photo by Kristina McClenan
Photo by Kristina McClenan Photo by Kristina McClenan

NewsChannel 10
By KFDA Assignments Desk

Groom, Texas -  The driver of a truck that caught fire on Interstate 40 is taken to the Lubbock Burn Unit for his injuries. Thes pictures were take on the access road of I-40 near Groom Sunday evening.

Groom EMS tells us they believe a blown-out tire was to blame for catching the truck on fire. The truck was hauling Sodium Phosphate, which they say was very difficult to extinguish.

The 28 year old driver was from Fresno, California.

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