Fire units were called to the truck fire about 10pm Sunday.
Fire units were called to the truck fire about 10pm Sunday.

Truck towing army equipment bursts into flames

SURAT and Roma fire services were called to put fire of a truck which had hit a bridge on the Carnarvon Highway last night.

A Queensland Fire and Emergency Services spokeswoman said the B-Double truck was towing army equipment when it struck the bridge about 2km north of Surat about 10pm.

The prime mover burst into flame but fortunately no-one was injured.

Surat and Roma auxiliary fire units responded and put out the blaze which was contained to the prime mover.



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