Semi-Trailer Fire Off of I-90

(Photo by Ron Richter)
(Photo by Ron Richter)

Just before 7 o'clock Sunday evening, a semi-trailer caught fire on the Interstate 90 exit 20 off ramp near the stop light on north Main by Kmart. Sheridan Fire-Rescue along with Rocky Mountain Ambulance, Sheridan Police Department and the Wyoming Highway Patrol responded to the incident.

Sheridan Fire-Rescue Captain Gary Harnish said that the trailer was hauling a custom built monster truck that was destroyed in the fire. The owner/driver of the semi-trailer sustained a minor burn on his arm during the incident. There were no other reported injuries.

Harnish added that the cause of the fire remains under investigation, and that Richard Embrey with the State Fire Marshal's Office will be handling that investigation.

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