Tractor trailer catches fire during morning drive


SHELTON, Conn. (WTNH) — A tractor trailer caught fire as it was traveling on route 8 Saturday morning.

State police said the tractor trailer’s power unit caught fire near exit 13 in Shelton.

According to police, everything is cleared up and the fire is put out. Police said the tractor trailer was put on the side of the road and is waiting for a tow truck to arrive.

It is unclear as to what caused the fire to spark.

According to police, nobody was injured.

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