Tow truck catches fire on I-680

Tow truck fire on I-680 in Youngstown

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – A tow truck caught fire on Interstate 680 southbound near the Salt Springs Road exit.

Two Youngstown fire crews responded just before 4:30 p.m. Friday to find the truck fully engulfed in flames. It was started by an electrical fire under the dashboard, according to firefighters.

The tow truck was carrying another vehicle, but it was not affected. Traffic was reduced to one lane until the truck was removed.

No injures were reported.

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