Firefighters put out a massive Semi-Truck Fire in Benton County overnight

BENTON COUNTY, Wash. - Fire crews in rural, west Benton County were called out very early this morning to assist with a commercial vehicle fire.

Firefighters say they kept the fire contained to the semi-tractor part of the truck.

Officials say that the driver and his co-driver were able to get the tractor and the loaded trailer disconnected in time.

No traffic delays were caused by the truck fire.

Crews report that the driver only suffered minor smoke inhalation, and the firefighters suffered no injuries this morning.

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