Brownwood Fire Department responded to a truck fire 5 miles outside of Brownwood on FM 45 shortly after 10 p.m. Sunday.
The driver of the truck was heading home when the truck suddenly caught on fire. Within minutes of calling 911, the truck was fully engulfed.
“I live just down the road from here,” the driver said. “I just replaced the fuel injectors. I think that maybe one of them came loose. I just can‘t believe this happened.”
The driver was able to escape the truck without injuries and the exact cause of the fire is unknown at this time.