DuBois, PA – A freightliner caught fire after its tire blew out on Interstate 80 on Thursday, but luckily no one was injured.

55-year-old Bryan Williamson from Brockway was driving around mile marker 90, near the exit for the DuBois Regional Airport, when the front tire blew out around 8 p.m. Thursday.

Williamson pulled over and saw that the freightliner had caught on fire. He couldn’t reach his fire extinguisher before the whole vehicle became engulfed in flames.

There’s no word on what Williamson was hauling, but the Department of Agriculture had to be notified of the crash.


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