BREA (CBSLA.com) — Undelivered mail went up in flames early Tuesday morning after a United States Postal Service truck caught fire in Orange County.
The fire, which fully engulfed the big rig, started just after 1:30 a.m. near North Lamber Road on the 57 Freeway in Brea, the California Highway Patrol said.READ MORE: Children's Hospital Los Angeles Awarded $8.3 Million Grant To Study Long COVID In Children, Young Adults
Witnesses said the truck appeared to “explode” as it was traveling down the freeway.READ MORE: Student Stabbed At Miguel Contreras Learning Complex In Westlake
It took firefighters about an hour to get the fire under control.
No injuries were reported and it was unclear how the fire was sparked.MORE NEWS: Manhattan Beach School Employee, Kevin Bandel, Arrested On Child Pornography Allegation
The big rig was not involved in a collision.