Crews extinguish tractor-trailer fire at West Knoxville gas station


KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – Rural Metro Fire Department battled a tractor-trailer fire at a gas station in West Knoxville early Tuesday.

The fire broke out just before 1 a.m. at the Petro Fuel Center located along North Watt Road. When units arrived, they found the truck heavily involved with fire spreading into the trailer.

The flames were contained a little after an hour.

No injuries have been reported. The cause of the flames is currently under investigation.

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