May 6, 2014- A tractor trailer truck caught fire in a vehicle accident on I-5, in Stanislaus County. The incident happened on Tuesday, near Patterson, at approximately 5 AN.
A semi truck carrying appliances, was driving north on Interstate 5. The big rig caught fire, and soon became fully engulfed in flames, while it was near Fink Road. The fire spread to nearby grass, which prompted officials to close the highway until it was contained.
It was revealed that the truck had a possible fuel leak.
No injuries have been reported.