Two tractor trailers consumed by flames Saturday, two more damaged

2014-04-26T22:36:00Z Two tractor trailers consumed by flames Saturday, two more damagedGazette Staff The Billings Gazette
April 26, 2014 10:36 pm  • 

Two tractor-trailers parked at Con-Way Freight on the 900 block of 4th Avenue North were consumed by flames Saturday afternoon. 

The flames caused minor heat damage to two other tractor-trailers parked nearby.

The fire broke out at about 5 p.m., starting in the engine compartment of one tractor trailer and then spreading to three others parked nearby, according to a release from the Billings Fire Department.

It's estimated that the fire caused $350,000 worth of damage.  

Both the property and contents were insured, the release stated. 

The exact cause of the fire remains under investigation. 

Nobody was hurt. 

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