Semi hauling 41,000 pounds of meat catches fire in eastern Wisconsin

Outagamie County (WXOW) – A semi truck carrying 41,000 pounds of meat caught fire on Monday morning, closing the highway.

According to the Grand Chute Fire Department, all northbound lanes of Interstate 41 near Grand Chute were closed for more than four hours while the mess was cleaned up.

The driver was able to get out of the semi without injury.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Photo Credit: Grand Chute Fire Department

 

Kevin Millard

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