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Tractor trailer fire, fuel leak close Richmond road

A tractor trailer cab was fully engulfed in flames when the Richmond Fire Department responded...
A tractor trailer cab was fully engulfed in flames when the Richmond Fire Department responded to Maury Street.(Richmond Fire Department)
Published: Jun. 8, 2021 at 2:36 PM EDT
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - A tractor trailer fire has closed a Richmond street as hazmat crews clean diesel fuel from the area.

Crews from the Richmond Fire Department responded to a tractor trailer fire with the cab fully engulfed on Tuesday around 1:33 p.m.

Maury Street is closed between E. 15th and 17th streets as hazmat units clean the area.

According to a tweet from Richmond Fire, crews quickly extinguished the fire and the incident was under control at 2:09 p.m.

The Richmond Fire Department responded to the fire on Maury Street on Tuesday afternoon.
The Richmond Fire Department responded to the fire on Maury Street on Tuesday afternoon.(Richmond Fire Department)

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