Tanker Truck Fire Closes Part of Highway 78 in Marshall County

MARSHALL COUNTY, MISS– If you’re driving near Potts Camp in Marshall County, you’ve seen that part of Highway 78 was closed down Friday after a tanker caught on fire. 

The driver is in serious condition. The fire happened at Flicks Amoco gas station.

WREG reports the driver had to be flown by emergency helicopter to Regional Medical Center.

Police aren’t saying what caused the fire, and the highway is back open.