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Big Rig Driver Recovering Following Fiery Accident

MIDLAND, TX (KWES) -

A truck driver is in the hospital after his big rig went up in flames.

There's no word on exactly what happened but the driver was pulled over on Interstate 20 near Loop 250 in Midland County.

The westbound lanes were even closed off.

Our crew that was on the scene reported there was fire damage to the front of the semi.

Officials say the driver was taken to Lubbock with burn injuries.

Their name hasn't been released.

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