Video: Mail damaged, destroyed when postal truck catches fire in North Carolina

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WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – A United States Postal Service transportation vehicle caught fire along Highway 74/76 in Columbus County, damaging and destroying some mail.

The driver reported that there was an engine fire Wednesday night, while he was transporting mail collected from two offices in Leland.

Officials said the truck had collected mail from the Leland Post Office and a contract postal unit in Leland. Customers who sent letter mail and/or packages from either postal location in Leland, NC are being asked to contact the Consumer Affairs Office at 704-424-4422.

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  • shellinTX

    The mail was damaged. How is the driver? The most important one. Remember from our safety talks?

  • JJefferson

    Fire the driver, unsafe act and destroying the mail. Sincerely, Pat Donahoe.

  • TheRealFed

    The Almighty NUMBERS come before anything…where’s that darn clipboard…

  • TheRealFed

    LLV = Grumman’s Revenge