• Trailer fire causes back ups on Highway 412 in Mayes County


    MAYES COUNTY, Okla. - Quick facts:

    • A truck trailer caught fire on Highway 412.
    • The fire caused backups there.
    • No one was hurt.


    A trailer fire on Highway 412 is causing backups.

    Traffic is backed up heading toward Chouteau.

    Inola firefighters battled the fire, and the grass on the side of the road started to catch fire.

    The inside lane opened around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.

    Troopers said the driver was transporting a commercial load.

    That driver was not hurt.

    He was able to unhitch the truck from the trailer.

    The driver said the trailer caught fire, but the truck did not. He was carrying pipes for plumbing.


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