Semi-truck catches fire near airport

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - A semi-truck has caught fire on Interstate 16 near the exit for the Pooler Parkway shortly after noon on Saturday.

The engine went up in flames as the truck was pulling over due to mechanical problems. Pooler police and fire crews arrived while traffic backed up for miles. No injuries were reported and no other vehicles were involved.

The raw footage of the truck in flames was captured by Beth Rushing and Tom Williams while traveling on Interstate 16.

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