Fire Guts Part of Trash Truck in Maryland

The front cab of a trash truck was completely destroyed Tuesday morning after it caught fire while traveling down a Gaitherburg street.

Firefighters were called to Shadow Glen Court about 8:30 a.m. for a report of a fire. The flames engulfed the front cab of the Potomac Disposal truck, leaving it a charred, empty shell. 

No one was injured. 

A HAZMAT crew was called to the scene to help with a diesel fuel spill and resultant fire.

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