Driver escapes without injuries after FedEx truck catches fire in Forsyth Co.

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(Photo credit: Brian Peck)

(Photo credit: Brian Peck)

KERNERSVILLE, N.C. — A FedEx tractor-trailer on fire caused multiple lanes of southbound U.S. 421 in Forsyth County to close Tuesday evening.

The incident was reported at 7:53 p.m.

No one was injured in the fire, according to Kernersville Police. No other vehicles were involved.

The cause of the fire is still unknown.

All lanes have reopened to traffic Wednesday morning.


  • NobodyAtAll

    FedEx has a curse on them,,Stay away..Remembering last winter and all the multi-vehicle pile-ups in the mid-west due to snow storms (or not)..In each of them somewhere was a FedEx truck..Coincidence?

    • Bo Diddley

      Contrare, David. I am simply pointing out the details not mentioned in the story. I use my years of experience and travel to offer advise and wisdom. I am extremely familiar with emergency response having studied at one of the leading universities that specialize in this subject.

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