Firefighter Injured After Pickup Truck Explodes
A U-Haul pickup truck catches fire at Wood Street and Jefferson Avenue in Bristol Borough.
Late this afternoon, a U-Haul pickup truck exploded at Jefferson Avenue and Wood Street in Bristol Borough.
Witnesses say a man ran from the truck when it caught fire.
Bristol Fire Company Chief Herbert Slack said a firefighter was injured while containing the fire and was taken to Lower Bucks Hospital.
There is no word on the driver.
Wood Street remained open, and Jefferson Avenue re-opened once the pickup was towed away at about 5:30 p.m.
The incident is under investigation.