VIDEO: A tractor trailer packed with several tons of Shaimos, went up in smoke late Sunday night. At about 11:45 PM, multiple firefighters responded to a large fire behind Minyan Shelanu, when an overturned tractor trailer packed with Shaimos, caught fire and quickly became engulfed in flames.
The fire was brought under control about 10 minutes later, and there were no injuries reported.
Park Avenue from 4th Street to Ocean Avenue, and Ocean Avenue from Park Avenue to the tracks, were closed for about 45 minutes.
The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.
The Fire Marshal responded to the scene. TLS-CAC/TLS-6466/TLS-CCP/TLS-60/TLS-62