The blaze started at about 2:45 p.m. on Orchard Street just north of the interstate.
The pickup was fully engulfed in flames, sending up a large column of black smoke. Orchard Street is blocked in the area as crews work to extinguish the flames.
Pickup fire on Orchard Street
The driver wasn't hurt. He told KTVB that he got out of the pickup when it caught fire. He believes that the fire started in the transmission, and he tried to put it out.