Mail truck catches fire in downtown Jackson TN

JACKSON TN — A U.S. Postal Service mail delivery truck caught fire Wednesday afternoon in downtown Jackson. It is not yet clear what caused the blaze. No injures were reported.

The mail carrier was on his way back to the post office at the end of his route and had finished his deliveries, according to a postal supervisor on scene.

The only mail in the truck at the time was what the carrier had picked up on the route, and he was able to safely get it out of the truck, according to the supervisor.

Source: Mail truck catches fire in downtown Jackson – WBBJ TV

Wisconsin: Fire destroys LLV, ignites field

A postal truck went up in flames in a Windsor neighborhood early this afternoon, igniting a nearby field before being extinguished.

The driver was not injured in the fire, but the postal truck was a complete loss. The grass fire was contained and there was no damage to private property.

The fire occurred at around 12:30 p.m. on Forest Park Dr. between Longfellow Ct. and Great Bridge Dr. in the Revere Trails development.

Jon Yaskel, of DeForest Area Fire & EMS, said that a call went out for a vehicle fire and that county sheriffs, who were on scene, notified them that the fire had spread to a nearby field.

Source: Fire destroys postal truck, ignites field – DeForest Times-Tribune: Local

Video: LLV catches fire in Tyler, Texas- carrier OK, mail destroyed 

TYLER, TX (KLTV) -Folks in a Tyler neighborhood will be missing some mail Tuesday, after a mail truck caught fire.

The fire happened around noon in the 1800 block of Holly Lake Circle.

“When we arrived, the fire was fully involved and we extinguished the fire,” said Captain George Fletcher with the Tyler Fire Department,

Fire officials say the call came in at 12:20 p.m. “I saw smoke out of the dining room window. I came outside and our mail carrier’s truck was on fire,” said resident Debbie Brewer.

KLTV.com-Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville, Texas | ETX News

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