Tractor-trailer carrying hurricane donations catches fire on Turnpike in Kanawha County

  • Source: WCHS-TV ABC 8
  • Published: 10/01/2018 10:02 PM

A tractor-trailer that caught fire on the West Virginia Turnpike that snarled traffic was carrying hurricane donations from a local church. Officials at the scene said the tractor-trailer was carrying donations for Hurricane Florence relief that were collected from a Jehovah's Witness church in Dunbar. Southbound traffic was stopped on Interstate 77 near the Paint Creek Road exit, or mile marker 68, after the tractor-trailer caught fire. The incident was reported about 1 p.m. Monday.


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