Lafayette Fire Department Dispatched to 18-Wheeler Fire on I-10 near Mile Marker 106

Lafayette Fire Department responded with numerous trucks to an 18-wheeler fire on I-10 near near mile marker 106.

Posted: Sep 22, 2021 10:40 AM
Updated: Sep 22, 2021 11:13 AM

LAFAYETTE, La. - Lafayette Fire Department responded with numerous trucks to an 18-wheeler fire on I-10 near mile marker 106 shortly before 8:00am. Two pumpers, Rescue Unit, Hazmat Unit and several command units were dispatched to the scene. Once firefighters arrived, additional resources, tankers, from Broussard, Carencro, Duson, and Scott were requested for water supply.

The fire was extinguished and there was no hazmat concern. The tractor trailer was hauling car parts.

First responders will remain on scene until the site is cleared.

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