Man Escapes Truck Fire
Jeff Garretson - March 20, 2014 11:01 am
Photo Courtesy of Saline County Sheriff's Office
An early morning fire destroys a semi truck at the Sale Barn.
A knock on the cab door woke up 24-year-old Cody Ford around 3:43am this morning – as an unidentified man alerted him that his 2001 Kenworth semi truck was on fire.
Moments later crews from Rural Fire District #7 arrived on scene at Farmers and Rancher Livestock, 1500 W. Old 40 Highway, to help put out a blaze that was contained to the semi.
The truck, valued at $43,000 is a total loss.
No on was injured.
Cause of the fire is still under investigation.