18-wheeler

18 Wheeler Has Blow Out - Catches Fire Hits Home On US 190
Thursday afternoon an 18 wheeler traveling on U.S. 190 in St. Landry Parish experienced a blow-out causing the vehicle to cross both lanes of traffic and ending up hitting a home. Even though the truck caught fire the driver of the rig and a child inside the home sustained only minor injuries...
18 Wheeler Catches Fire On Cameron Street
The Lafayette Fire Department responded to a vehicle fire in the 2200 block of Cameron Street Thursday afternoon near Louisiana Scrap Metal Recycling.
Alton Trahan of the Lafayette Fire Department says the fire was contained to the cab of a heavy duty trailer-truck...
Crash Derails Train In DeRidder
A crash of epic proportions in DeRidder yesterday. An 18 wheeler driven by Hurchel Britton was heading east on highway 190 when it approached a railroad crossing with active lights. Britton says he didn't see the train initially and began to cross, but was struck by the caboose of the trai…