Semi-truck catches fire on 287 near Memphis

Semi-truck catches fire on 287 near Memphis

MEMPHIS, TX (KFDA) - Crews are battling a blaze near Memphis after a semi-truck caught fire.

Get the latest Amarillo news straight to your phone! Apple | Android

Officials say the driver was heading north on 287 southeast of Memphis. The semi caught fire, and crews from several agencies are currently working to contain the fire.

The driver was able to detach the trailer that caught fire and move away from the incident safely.

NewsChannel 10 crews are on the scene, and we will have more information as it becomes available.

Copyright 2018 KFDA. All rights reserved.