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Food truck catches on fire in Lufkin

The food truck, Taqueria y Pupuseria, caught on fire Tuesday morning in Lufkin. (Source: KTRE...
The food truck, Taqueria y Pupuseria, caught on fire Tuesday morning in Lufkin. (Source: KTRE viewer)
Updated: Nov. 6, 2018 at 10:14 AM CST
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Crews responded to the scene of a food truck fire in Lufkin Tuesday morning.

NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) - Crews responded to a food truck fire in Lufkin.

According to Battalion Chief Jesse Moody, a call came in at about 9:34 a.m. Tuesday reporting a truck on fire near the intersection of North Timberland Drive and Cousart Street. When crews arrived, they found the food truck, Taqueria y Pupuseria, on fire.

Three stations were called to respond to the fire due to the fact that the truck was fueled by propane.

Moody reported that while the fire did not cause a lot of structural damage, equipment inside the truck was ruined.

The food truck, Taqueria y Pupuseria, caught on fire Tuesday morning in Lufkin. (Source: Ignacio Ramirez/KTRE viewer)

There were people inside of the truck at the time of the fire, but everyone was able to make it safely out of the truck. According to authorities, no injuries were reported.

At this time, the cause of the fire has not been identified, according to Moody.

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