Vinton Trucking Company Burns
POSTED: Tuesday, November 24, 2009 - 8:00am
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 3:25pm
It was a busy afternoon for firefighters in Vinton.
Drivers on I-10 between El Paso and Las Cruces saw why. Drivers saw a thick plume of black smoke drifting over the interstate.
A fire broke out at a Vinton trucking company just before 3:30, Monday afternoon.
Sheriff's deputies say the fire destroyed a wooden building as well as a semi-truck that was parked inside.
Investigators say the fire appears to be accidental but arson can't be ruled out yet.