No Injuries Reported After Semi-Truck Accident in Martin County

No Injuries Reported After Semi-Truck Accident in Martin County

Staff Report

NewsWest 9

MARTIN COUNTY - No injuries were reported after a semi-truck fire in Martin County on Tuesday afternoon.

The fire sparked up on Interstate 20 near mile marker 163 in the eastbound lanes.

We're told a semi-truck was on the shoulder of the Interstate with its triangles out and broken down. Officials say another semi-truck came from behind and hit the semi-truck that was broke down.

DPS Troopers say no injuries have been reported.

Traffic in the area was rerouted due to the fire and diesel that leaked out due to the impact.

Charges will be filed against the truck driver that crashed into the semi for failing to drive in a single lane.