NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Nashville firefighters responded to a vehicle fire involving a tractor-trailer hauling gas on I-24 E in Davidson County.
It was reported around 12:58 p.m. at mile marker 32.4. Fire officials said the fire was contained to underneath the tanker and no chemicals were spilled.
Another tanker is on its way to the scene to offload the chemical, but will not be on the scene for several hours. TDOT will allow traffic to flow until the tanker arrives.
Fire crews planned to leave the scene and return to assist in offloading the gas when the second truck arrives.