Crash Leaves Dump Truck in Flames

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Modesto Dump Truck Fire

Crash at Finch and Mitchell Roads leaves dump truck in flames. (courtesy Modesto Fire Dept._

MODESTO —

A car crash at a Modesto intersection left a dump truck in flames this morning.

It happened just after 11:45 a.m. at Finch and Mitchell Roads.

Firefighters say the dump truck and a smaller car caught on fire, sparking flames throughout the truck. Crews were eventually able to douse the flames.

Two patients were transported to area hospitals.

Modesto Dump Truck Fire

Crash at Finch and Mitchell Roads leaves dump truck in flames. (courtesy Modesto Fire Dept._

Modesto Dump Truck Fire

Crash at Finch and Mitchell Roads leaves dump truck in flames. (courtesy Modesto Fire Dept._