18 wheeler catches fire on San Antonio highway

SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) — It appears a faulty brake system caused an 18-wheeler to catch fire Wednesday morning.

Firefighters were called to IH-10 West near Probandt at around 4 A.M.

The back of the rig was in flames and several passers-by pulled over to help put the fire out.

Firefighters arrived and they were able to knock the fire out quickly.

The driver got out of the truck without getting hurt and traffic was rerouted while crews cleared the scene.

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