No injuries after semi trailer catches fire in Allegan Co.

CASCO TOWNSHIP, Mich. — There were no injuries after a semi-truck trailer caught fire Wednesday on I-196 in Allegan County.

It happened around 11:45 a.m. on northbound I-196 near the exit for 109th Avenue in Casco Township.

Fire officials say the fire appears to have started in the wheels of the trailer before spreading to the rest of it. The driver was able to disconnect the truck from the trailer after pulling onto the shoulder.

Northbound traffic was delayed for several hours while crews worked to clear the scene.

Leave a Reply to Tim letts Cancel reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s


Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.