Semi-truck burns on thruway near Blasdell

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BLASDELL, N.Y. (WIVB) – People drove by a large semi-truck fire on the thruway Sunday afternoon.

The truck was pulled over on the side of the road near the Blasdell exit.

Video into the News 4 newsroom shows large flames and dark smoke billowing from the truck.

New York State Police say no one was hurt in the fire.

Firefighters from the Newton Abbott Fire Company and Scranton Volunteer company battled the flames.

Once the fire was a out, a photo shows the truck burned all the way down to its wheels.

Investigators are working to learn what started the fire.

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