Tractor-trailer cab catches fire in Mount Olive Township
MOUNT OLIVE TOWNSHIP, NJ (Morris County) – A tractor-trailer cab caught fire in Mount Olive Township on Sunday night.
The fire was reported on May 10, at 11:35 p.m., at the New York Folding Box Company, located at
20 Continental Drive, police said.
When police arrived on scene, the officer observed the fire to be contained to an unoccupied tractor-trailer cab of a car carrier, which was parked inside the locked and gated facility, police said.
The fire was extinguished within fifteen minutes and the Morris County Haz-Mat Team responded to the scene due to a large diesel fuel leak from the fire.
There were no injuries.
The owner of the company, the owner of the tractor-trailer and a witness are assisting with the investigation, police said.
Anyone with information on the fire is encouraged to contact Mount Township Police Detective Sergeant Annecchiarico at 973-691-0850.