Madison
4° F
Clear
Clear
Advertisement

Cars on car hauler damaged in interstate fire

Published On: Jul 09 2014 06:21:51 AM CDT   Updated On: Jul 09 2014 10:53:49 AM CDT

Courtesy Justin Kainz

JANESVILLE, Wis. -

A fire that started on a car hauler on Interstate 90 damaged numerous cars on the hauler and the hauler itself, according to a release from the Janesville Fire Department.

Firefighters were called to the 180 mile marker in the eastbound lanes of I-90 at 9:30 p.m. Tuesday to find a car hauler engulfed in flames.

Firefighters were on the scene for about two hours.

The owners and operator of the truck are from Washington state.

Advertisement
  • PHOTOS: Uber-cute puppies on tour

    A basket of puppies arrived at the News 3 studio in Madison Friday morning as part of a promotion between Uber Madison and a Madison-based pet rescue. Uber and Underdogpetrescue.org teamed up to offer a puppy break to Uber app users that benefits the pet rescue. Condi (brown) and Wylie (black) got lots of snuggles and love from staff before they went on their way to cheer up other Madisonians through Uber until 3 p.m., the company said.

  • GOP group at debate

    Scott Olson/Getty Image

    2016 presidential candidates' net worth

    Ever wonder just what a presidential candidate is worth? Take a look at the net worth estimates for each of the remaining Republican and Democratic candidates as compiled by Forbes.

  • Jim Gilmore

    Darren McCollester/Getty Images

    Election 2016: Who has dropped out

    Jim Gilmore became the latest 2016 presidential candidate to leave the race on Friday. Here's a look at him and the other former candidates who have also ended their campaigns.

Advertisement