Big Rig Causes Fence to Catch Fire in South Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - No word yet if there are going to be any tickets after a big rig starts a fire on the south side of Odessa.

According to firefighters, the semi was driving through the 700 block of Jeter Tuesday afternoon when it clipped some power lines.

When the line hit the ground, the sparks caught a fence on fire.

A house nearby suffered a bit of damage, and was also hit by a power line.

Fire crews worked quickly to get it under control.

No one was hurt.