Two people escape a car fire in Hancock County

Hancock County Sheriff’s Department and fire crews worked to extinguish a work truck engulfed in flames on I-10 near Diamondhead.

Two passengers were in the vehicle when the fire ignited but escaped unharmed.

News 25 spoke to the driver who says fire crews tell him the fire started due to an electrical issue. The driver says the truck is a total loss.

All lanes on I-10 are now reopen.

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