LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A tractor caught fire around noon Thursday on Highway 190 in Reeves.
The dramatic fire was caught with some pictures taken by Ben Gegenheimer. He was close by, and took several pictures of the burning tractor, covered in thick, black smoke.
Ben confirms that he heard several small explosions coming from the burning wreck.
Traffic was backed up on highway 190 as fire fighters battled the blaze for about thirty minutes.
There is no word if anyone was injured in this fire.
Look below for some of the pictures that Ben sent into 7 News.