Truck’s cargo catches fire in Port Everglades

PORT EVERGLADES, Fla. (WSVN) – A truck  carrying liquid propane tanks caught on fire at Port Everglades, Tuesday morning.

According to Broward Sheriff’s Fire Rescue, crews responded to the truck fire just after 11 a.m. Officials said the truck’s cargo, which was later found to be liquid propane tanks, was engulfed in flames and there were concerns that it may explode.

7SkyForce HD was over the scene and, as of 11:20 a.m., the majority of the fire was extinguished, with only bits of cargo on fire.

As of 11:30 a.m., the fire was completely extinguished.

No one was injured.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.


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