Car carrier fire

Flames engulf the tractor portion of this car carrier and the front section of its trailer Monday at a truck stop near Elkton. As of Tuesday, an investigation continued to determine the cause of the blaze, which resulted in an estimated $750,000 in damage.

ELKTON — An investigation is continuing after a commercial car-carrier loaded with eight vehicles caught fire near a fuel island at an Elkton-area truck stop on Monday, causing an estimated $750,000 in damage, according to the Maryland Office of the State Fire Marshal.

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