Truck catches fire in Boone County

BOONE COUNTY, Ill. (WIFR) – A furniture truck bursts into flames, causing delays on a busy Boone County road Wednesday morning.

It happened just outside Poplar Grove, a little before 11:00 on Highway 76 and Dawson Lake Road.

Witnesses tell us the driver was able to get out safely. There is still no word on what exactly sparked the fire.