Traffic blocked near Elgin after truck catches fire

Traffic blocked near Elgin after truck catches fire

COMANCHE COUNTY, Okla. (TNN) - Traffic near Elgin was blocked for about half an hour after a semi truck caught on fire.

It happened around 5:00 Monday evening.

Officials say the driver was exiting off I-44 onto highway 277 when he noticed smoke coming from his truck.

He pulled over and got out of the truck, which is when flames took over.

Elgin fire crews were on the scene and put out the fire.

There were no injuries reported.

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