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Fire crews battle fuel fire in Carrollton County

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WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP, OH (WOIO) -

Crews in Carrollton County are battling a semi-truck fire on Brussel Rd. in Washington Township. The truck is carrying barrels for fuel on it's flatbed.

Authorities say that the fire started in the engine of the semi, then quickly spread to barrels that are on the flatbed of the truck, the exact type of fuel in the barrels has not been identified at this time.

The truck in now fully involved and several fire departments are on scene.

The truck in located near an oil well head, that is not involved in the fire at this time.

Authorities say that one resident living in the area is being evacuated as a precaution.

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