Dane County potato truck fire, no injuries

Potato truck fire in DeForest. (Courtesy: Wisconsin State Patrol)

A semi-truck hauling potatoes caught fire on Interstate 94 in Dane County on Friday afternoon, Sept. 24.

According to the Wisconsin State Patrol, the blaze happened near County Highway V in DeForest – roughly 15 miles north of Madison – around 4:20 p.m.

No one was injured, officials said. The incident remains under investigation.

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