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Pesticide Truck Destroyed By Fire In Trumbull Driveway

A pesticide truck was consumed by flames on Wednesday afternoon, but the Long Hill Volunteer Fire Co. kept the fire from spreading to the home.
A pesticide truck was consumed by flames on Wednesday afternoon, but the Long Hill Volunteer Fire Co. kept the fire from spreading to the home. Photo Credit: Long Hill Volunteer Fire Co. #1
Only radiant heat and smoke damage occurred on the home after firefighters kept the flames from the truck fire from spreading.
Only radiant heat and smoke damage occurred on the home after firefighters kept the flames from the truck fire from spreading. Photo Credit: Long Hill Volunteer Fire Co. #1
A pesticide truck was destroyed by fire on Wednesday afternoon in Trumbull. Firefighters kept the flames from spreading to a nearby home and garage.
A pesticide truck was destroyed by fire on Wednesday afternoon in Trumbull. Firefighters kept the flames from spreading to a nearby home and garage. Photo Credit: Long Hill Volunteer Fire Co. #1
Long Hill Volunteer Fire Co. #1 responds to the fire on Wednesday.
Long Hill Volunteer Fire Co. #1 responds to the fire on Wednesday. Photo Credit: Long Hill Volunteer Fire Co. #1

TRUMBULL, Conn. — A pesticide truck was destroyed by fire on Wednesday, but Long Hill firefighters were able to keep the flames from spreading to a nearby home, according to a Facebook post.

The first arriving firefighters were able to stop the spread of flames in the truck fire.

The damage to the Trumbull home was limited to just radiant heat and exterior smoke damage, the Facebook post said.

No injuries were reported.

Firefighters from Long Hill Fire Department were assisted by Trumbull Center and Nichols fire departments.

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