Driver safe after fire destroys pickup on I-84

Driver safe after fire destroys pickup on I-84

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by KTVB.COM

KTVB.COM

Posted on June 11, 2013 at 8:24 AM

Updated Wednesday, Dec 11 at 6:58 PM

BOISE -- A woman is safe after her pickup burst into flames on eastbound Interstate 84 near the 10-Mile Road exit just after 7:40 a.m. Tuesday.

According to Idaho State Police, a nearby trooper reported smoke and flames billowing from the pickup.

The fire could easily be seen from a nearby Ada County Highyway Department traffic camera.

Flames appeared to shoot out from under the cab and engine compartment.

State police say several fire departments were called out to extinguish the fire. Two engines arrived to handle the fire.The response took about 10 minutes.

Traffic has returned to normal.

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