Truck carrying tank of jet fuel catches fire in Home Depot parking lot
NASHUA — A truck containing a 200-gallon tank filled with Jet-A fuel caught fire at Home Depot Sunday.
Nashua Fire and Rescue said they responded to the vehicle fire in the Home Depot parking lot at about 12:13 p.m. and observed flames coming from the engine area and passenger side of a truck.
Officials said the driver of the truck informed them that the truck contained a 200-gallon tank filled with Jet-A fuel. Nashua Fire summoned additional resources to the scene, including the foam unit and hazardous materials team.
The fire was contained by fire crews before any damage could be done to the tank containing the Jet-A fuel.
NFR responded for a truck fire w/200 gallons of Jet Fuel on board. Quick knock down,prevented tank breach Good work! pic.twitter.com/hI9OewtZKM— Nashua Fire~Rescue (@nashuafire) April 16, 2017