Truck catches fire on I-20
At approximately 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, a truck traveling east on Interstate 20 near the Lincoln and Bienville parish line caught on fire. Jim Hilton, spokesman for the Lincoln Parish Fire Department, said the truck was completely destroyed, but no injuries were reported. The fire reportedly began in the engine of the one-ton Ford pick-up truck, but officials are uncertain what caused it. Hilton said the truck was pulling a Gooseneck trailer carrying some welding supplies including oxygen.