Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ – Firefighters used approximately 1,000 gallons of water to extinguish a car carrier truck fire on Route 17 in Ho-Ho-Kus on Monday morning.
According to Daily Voice, the truck was driving north on Route 17 near Hollywood Avenue when a fire started at the rear-axle at about 4:30 a.m. The lift equipment became involved, as well as a couple of the vehicles on board.
Firefighters were able to quickly extinguish the flames and spent just under an hour at the scene.
An investigation into the incident was conducted at the scene, as well as clean up, closing all lanes until about 9 a.m.
No one was injured in the incident.
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