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Vehicle Fire Causes Problems On Barracks Road

Vehicle Fire Causes Problems On Barracks Road

Photo: WINA

A vehicle fire Wednesday afternoon caused a big traffic problem on a section of Barracks Road. It happened just after 12 noon on Barracks Road near Surrey Road. A large truck was pulling a camper, and the cab of the truck caught fire. It happened on the stretch of Barracks Road between the bypass and Georgetown Road. County Police had to block traffic and several fire engines were called in, including a HAZMAT response team. (Photo courtesy of Albemarle County Police Department)

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