Live chickens saved from burning 18-wheeler - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Live chickens saved from burning 18-wheeler

Source: WLBT Source: WLBT
Source: WLBT Source: WLBT
SIMPSON COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -  An 18-wheeler caught fire around 4 p.m. Monday afternoon on Highway 49, just south of Magee. The truck was carrying live chickens.

The driver smelled fuel and pulled over. He discovered smoke and fire coming from the truck.

Firemen were able to put the fire out before the load of live chickens was destroyed by fire, and the driver was unharmed.

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