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Gregory Perenich
20 July 2022

Fire Engulfed a Semi-Truck in Tampa

Fire Engulfed a Semi-Truck in Tampa

A fire engulfed a semi-truck in Tampa on July 17, 2022, at around 4:34 p.m.

According to the Hillsborough County Fire Rescue, the fiery semi-truck was at 5015 S. 20th Avenue, just east of S. Tamiami Trail.

Firefighters quickly arrived at the scene, and the fire had already ignited an adjacent mobile home that was quickly spreading.

Firefighters attacked the mobile home fire first, followed by the semi-truck, extinguishing both in fewer than 10 minutes.