Dump truck gets tangled in power lines, catches fire

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A plume of smoke rises from a section of Bass Road where a dump truck caught fire.

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — A dump truck caught fire along Bass Road Wednesday morning.

According to a report from the Arcola Fire Department, a dump truck working in the construction zone along Bass Road between Hillegas and Thomas roads became tangled in power lines and caught fire.

Crews had to cut power to a couple of nearby properties before they extinguish the fire.

No injuries were reported.

Arcola Fire, Southwest Fire and Washington Township Fire all responded.

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