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Truck Burst into Flames along Washington Boulevard in Kingston
A truck caused a major scare along the Washington Boulevard in Kingston on Friday after it was caught on fire for unknown reasons.
Reports are that a truck hauling tree debris was spotted with smoke coming from beneath, which led the driver to jump from the burning vehicle.
Eyewitnesses expressed that the fire seemingly started to spread close to the gas tank, which created a major panic. Onlookers began to move as far away from the scene as possible as the truck was engulfed in flames.
The flames were later put out by firefighters while police officers diverted the traffic to ensure everyone’s safety and a smooth transition along the roadway.
No one was reported injured. Commute along the Boulevard have returned to normality.