Local News


Las Vegas firefighters respond to garbage truck fire

Posted at 12:05 PM, May 19, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-19 15:49:53-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — A man is OK after a garbage truck he was driving caught fire Wednesday morning.

According to Las Vegas Fire and Rescue, the driver said flames started coming into the cab and he had to bail out of the truck.

Fire officials say the man was luckily alright after the incident but the truck was totaled.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.