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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 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.
A postal truck went up in flames in a Windsor neighborhood early this afternoon, igniting a nearby field before being extinguished.
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.
— KTNV Action News (@KTNV) February 21, 2016
A mail truck caught fire in the northwest part of the valley Saturday afternoon.
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.
The Wilmington News Journal reports that one person has been taken to the hospital after a USPS LLV ended up on its side after a crash at about 8:20 this morning at Dupont Parkway and Boyds Corner Road south of Biddles Corner, Delaware.
No details as to the nature of the crash or the identity of the injured party were available. Continue reading
ONALASKA, Wis. (WKBT) – Firefighters responded to Theater Road in Onalaska where a U.S. Postal Service truck that caught fire on Monday afternoon. Onalaska firefighters told News 8 no one was injured in the fire. Some bystanders helped save the mail from burning. The call came in at about 3:45 p.m.
Raw video of the mail truck fire on Theater road in Onalaska sent to us by our Facebook fan Jon Ferris.
Posted by WKBT News8000 on Monday, July 6, 2015
Some letters and packages may not reach their destination after a fire destroyed a mail truck in Manitowoc.
At about 11:45 a.m., Tuesday, June 30, a United States Postal Service delivery vehicle caught on fire while the letter carrier was driving on Victoria Drive off Wisconsin 42.
“There was a loud explosion, and then flames started shooting out of (the vehicle),” Officer in Charge Roy Stobl said.
The carrier wasn’t injured, but some mail set to be delivered to customers and some outgoing mail was damaged or destroyed in the blaze.
PHOENIX (KPHO/KTVK) -A mail truck caught on fire near Anthem Thursday afternoon, blocking a northbound off-ramp on I-17.It happened around 3:30 p.m., and the Anthem ramp was shut down for a short time.
Peter Hass, a spokesman for the U.S. Post Office in Phoenix, tells us that no mail was lost in the fire.
The driver was not hurt.
— AZ Events AXS (@loriducharme) June 12, 2015