18-wheeler catches fire at gas station in Iowa

18-wheeler catches fire at gas station in Iowa

IOWA, LA (KPLC) - An 18-wheeler caught fire outside of a Pilot gas station in Iowa off of I-10.

Witnesses describe hearing a loud boom and seeing the 18-wheeler's wheels on fire around 2 a.m. According to the gas station's employees, the fire did not pose a threat to the nearby gas pump.

No word on whether the driver was inside of the vehicle. Also, no injuries have been reported.

An Acadian ambulance was on the scene along with the Iowa Police department.

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