Semi catches fire on Lamar County road

Published: Aug. 3, 2016 at 6:00 PM CDT
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LAMAR COUNTY, Texas -- A semi carrying a load of gravel caught fire Wednesday afternoon on a Lamar County road.

Firefighters from Deport, Blossom, Reno, Biardstown, Cunningham and Pattonville responded to the fire just after 2:30 in the 300 block of County road 14250.

According to Precinct one constable Travis Rhodes electrical issues were the cause of the fire.

The driver wasn't hurt.