Fort Worth Quint 33 catches fire on Highway 360
Fort Worth Fire Department’s Quint 33 has caught fire in the northbound lanes of Highway 360 near Green Oaks Road. Unknown injuries at this time.
Grand Prairie FD is en route to the scene to put out the fire. Multiple other fire apparatus are en route to the scene. No injuries reported.
Heavy fire and smoke is showing from the ladder truck. The fire appears to have started near the cab of the apparatus.
Update – Fort Worth FD says the truck was returning to the station following an air horn repair. The driver noticed smoke and flame from beneath the truck. He was able to get off the highway just before smoke filled the cab. Luckily, no injuries.
This truck is a late 2000’s model Spartan ladder truck.