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Box truck catches on fire, explodes in Reading

Box truck catches on fire, explodes in Reading

READING, Pa. - Part of a box truck exploded Friday night after catching on fire in Reading.

It happened around 9:00 p.m. in the 200 block of Locust Street and smoke could be seen high above the city.

No one was injured.

We're told the truck was carrying mattresses.


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