CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Fire Station Number 1 responded to a truck fire on North Sprigg Street, just north of Independence Street on Wednesday, January 16.
Crews said the truck's engine or transmission caught fire on a Chevrolet pickup truck.
The driver had recent transmission issues, and put fluid in it recently. The driver was headed North on Sprigg St. when he saw flames coming from the truck.
The zero block of Independence Street was blocked off to traffic around 5:15 p.m.