Dump truck catches fire in Fort Lauderdale neighborhood

Cause of fire under investigation

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – A dump truck caught fire Wednesday morning in a neighborhood in Fort Lauderdale, authorities said.

The incident was reported in the 1000 block of Southwest Fourth Avenue.

Local 10 News viewer John Koch took photos of the truck, which was fully engulfed in flames in the middle of the street.

Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue officials said the road has been blocked off while crews work to extinguish the fire.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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