An insurance look: 4 trucks burn at Indiana truck stop

| April 3, 2019

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No truck driver wants to consider the possibility of their rig bursting into flames. But, unfortunately, it happens. Fire can be very destructive, and it can gobble up a truck with no problem. The thought of your loyal truck on fire is a scary one. But that’s exactly what happened to four truck drivers last week at an Indiana truck stop. What happened? A fire broke out at a truck stop in Lake Station, Indiana early in the morning. Firefighters were called to the scene, and they found four semi-trucks on fire. It took about 35 minutes for them to contain the blaze. Fortunately, no one was in the trucks at the time of the fire, and no one was injured. The four big rigs, however, were not as fortunate. They were destroyed by the fire. What questions do we have from an insurance perspective? Being part of the insurance world, we can’t help but take an insurance perspective when we read news coverage of the incident. We don’t know everything about what happened, the details about the trucks or the drivers, and so on. That’s why we have a few questions about what happened that could make a difference as far as what coverages would come into play.

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