Southbound Lanes Reopened on RT.19 After Semi-Truck Fire

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- Southbound lanes along RT.19 are back open after crews battled a semi-truck fire.

The fire was reported around 9:30 P.M., at Sun Mine Rd., just past the Boy Scouts of America building.

On scene, officials tell Newswatch, the driver was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

At this time it’s unclear how the fire started.

If more details become available we’ll provide updates


Tractor trailer fire on Route 19 at Sun Mine Road. Officials are asking everyone to avoid the area.

Posted by WOAY NewsWatch on Wednesday, July 17, 2019