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Truck Catches Fire Outside Elizabeth Warehouse


A box truck caught fire this afternoon in the loading zone of an Elizabeth warehouse, according to officials.

Crews were called to the 100 block of Trumbull Street shortly after 1:30 p.m. for a report of a track fire.

Responding crews found the box truck and a 53' trailer fully involved.

The fire was knocked down and contained to the vehicles, preventing extension into the warehouse.

No immediate injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Photos: Elizabeth NJ Fire Officers IAFF Local 2040