Burning semi rains fiery debris from West Dodge Expressway

Published: Jul. 14, 2018 at 7:14 AM CDT
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A semi, apparently hauling hot dogs, caught fire on West Dodge near 114th Street Saturday morning raining down flaming debris on businesses below.

The burning vehicle was reported around 7 a.m.

There was no immediate indication of any injuries and no initial indication of what caused the fire.

Fire Debris

The first crews on the scene reported the vehicle fully involved in flames.

Lori Grenier shot the video attached to this story. She tells 6 News she was driving by the scene on 114th Street at the time the fire began. She said she saw smoke coming from the cab and that was followed by two expolsions triggering the resulting fire.

While debris littered the ground beneath the overpass there was no immediate indication of fire damage to nearby structures.