Vehicle Catches Fire in Gadsden County

Posted at 4:43 PM, Jun 21, 2015
and last updated 2015-06-22 06:38:14-04

GADSDEN COUNTY (WTXL) - A car catches on fire early Sunday morning in Gadsden County.

A vehicle was traveling east on Interstate 10 pulling a trailer, when the trailer caught on fire. The fire then spread to the hay which was inside of the trailer.

The driver was able to disconnect the trailer from the truck. Traffic was affected for four hours while crews tried to contain the fire. Authorities believe the fire started from a mechanical failure related to the trailer. No one was injured in the incident.