Firefighters were called to a rest area in southeast Texas Thursday night, Jan. 2 to extinguish a truck fire. A tractor-trailer burned at the travel center in Orange, Texas about 25 miles east of Beaumont near the state line with Louisiana.
12News reports the driver said he was having trouble with his brakes before the blaze. He was uninjured.
WATCH | Firefighters are working to put out what appears to be an 18-wheeler fire at the Orange travel center on I-10 at the state line. Stay with 12News for updates. pic.twitter.com/RKy3cxHzO7— 12NewsNow (@12NewsNow) January 3, 2020