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WATCH: The moment a truck burst into flames

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Published by Sarah Yeoman at 1:23pm 10th October 2018.

This was the moment a truck caught fire on a Cornish road.

Firefighters from Tolvaddon got the shout to Wheal Busy, near Chacewater.

The driver was treated for shock at the scene last Friday afternoon.

Crews used two hosereels to but the blaze out and it caused damage to the tarmac.

Watch the video below...

"One appliance from Tolvaddon Fire Station attended this incident.

"One pick up truck was well alight and crew used two breathing apparatus and two hosereels to extinguish the fire.

"The crew treated one male driver of the vehicle for shock on scene.

"There was some damage to the tarmac and this was reported to Highways.

"Police were also informed."

Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service

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