Garbage truck catches fire on Minot Air Force Base

MINOT AIR FORCE BASE, N.D. – A Circle Sanitation garbage truck caught fire on Minot Air Force Base Thursday morning, prompting a response from the base’s fire unit.

Dan Ruby with Circle Sanitation says the fire occurred between 8 a.m. and 9 a.m.

The fire started near the base’s fire building, so crews were able to dump the truck and put out the fire quickly.

No one was hurt. The truck sustained minor paint damage.

Ruby says the truck continued to finish its route on the base.

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