Truck with propane tank catches fire near Berthold

Photo Courtesy Berthold Police Chief Al Schmidt

BERTHOLD, N.D. – A truck carrying a propane tank caught fire Tuesday afternoon on Highway 2 near Berthold.

Berthold Police Chief Al Schmidt says no one was hurt in the fire.

Schmidt says the fire occurred around 12:30 p.m. in front of the Cenex station on Highway 2.

Berthold Fire and Police responded, along with the North Dakota Highway Patrol.

The cause of the fire is unclear.

Law enforcement redirected traffic through Berthold for three hours.