Tar Truck Catches Fire In Otego
A tar truck is destroyed after it caught fire Sunday in the Town of Otego. New York State Police report that it happened on Calder Hill Road. The fire generated a lot of smoke that could be seen from Interstate 88. The Otego Fire Department got the fire extinguished quickly. According to investigators, the fire started after the truck’s tar kettle overheated. No injuries were reported and no tickets were issued after the incident.