Crews respond to truck fire at apartment complex

Crews respond to truck fire at apartment complex
Source: KLTV
Source: KLTV

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Firefighters responded Monday after a truck caught on fire at a Longview apartment complex.

Shortly after 1 p.m., crews were called to the Magnolia Ridge Apartments on Eastman Road, just north of Alpine Road, in response to the fire. When they arrived, they found a Republic Services truck on fire.

The driver said the fire started when he was dumping a trash bin. He heard a boom and saw flames in the cab area. He was able to exit the vehicle unharmed.

No other injuries were reported and officials are still working to determine the cause of the fire.

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