Truck fire on the LIE in Ronkonkoma

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1354 hours. The Ronkonkoma Fire Department was dispatched to a vehicle fire on the Long Island Expressway at exit 60. Units arrived to find a a tractor trailer burning on the eastbound shoulder just east of the Ronkonkoma Avenue overpass. All eastbound lanes with the exception of the HOV were temporarily closed for FD units. The fire was quickly extinguished without incident. 

Photo by Gary Stadler.