Driver Injured in Truck Fire


BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. (WPMI) A person is in the hospital Saturday following an 18-wheeler fire on County Road 64 near Loxley.

According to officials, the tractor-trailer carrying furniture caught fire around 9 a.m. Saturday. Officials arrived on scene shortly after and extinguished the fire.

The driver of the vehicle was taken to USA Medical Center for treatment.

The extent of the driver's injuries are not known.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.