Clearfield County, PA – A tractor-trailer caught fire yesterday morning in Clearfield County, causing some major traffic delays.
A semi-trailer that was hauling titanium powder caught fire on I-80 westbound near the 118 mile marker, near the Clearfield/Shawville exit, just after 8 a.m.
Lawrence Township Volunteer Fire Company and other crews arrived quickly to the scene to contain the fire, and firefighters worked for a few hours to extinguish it and clean up the area.
Photos and information are courtesy of the Lawrence Township Volunteer Fire Company #1. Thank you to our hard-working and dedicated firefighters for responding to these emergencies and keeping the public informed.