MIAMI, FL – Large plumes of smoke could be seen following a tanker fire in the Hialeah Gardens area early Tuesday.
According to Total Traffic Miami, the fire was reported shortly before 9 a.m. on US-27 near the intersection with 116th Way.
BREAKING: Taker fire in NW Miami Dade bringing large plumes of black smoke close to okeechobee rd and 116th way https://t.co/9B9ZsCvISD
— Total Traffic Miami (@TotalTrafficMIA) February 21, 2023
We do not know at this time what may have sparked the blaze. However, video from the scene shows several nearby vehicles and structures caught fire as well.
We will continue to monitor this developing story and provide any additional details as they are released to the public.
If you were injured in a vehicle fire in the Miami region, you have the right to seek compensation for your medical bills, damaged property, and more. Contact Whittel & Melton today at 866-608-5529 to schedule a free, no-obligation review of your case.