A semi-tractor trailer hauling several vehicles caught on fire on SD 79
According to the Custer County Sheriff – “At approximately 1430 hours a semi tractor-trailer hauling several vehicles caught on fire on SD 79.
There are currently traffic delays on SD Hwy 79 near Buffalo Gap. Units on the scene will be limiting traffic to a single lane for approximately one mile while cleanup starts on a semi fire.
Responding units were able to limit the fire to the tractor-trailer and its contents. There were a couple of small grass fires that were started as a result but those were quickly extinguished.
A special thanks to the South Dakota Highway Patrol, Fall River County Sheriff’s Office, Buffalo Gap Fire Department and Hot Springs Fire Department for their assistance. Quality interagency work ensured this incident wasn’t worse”.
There were no injuries
Source and credits: Custer County Sheriff
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