WEST SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A truck carrying appliances burst into flames along Highway 50 early Wednesday morning and officers say the driver is nowhere to be found.
The incident happened around 4:30 a.m. near the Jefferson Boulevard off-ramp.READ MORE: Texas-Based Photographer Captures Sacramento Couple's Proposal, Calls On Twitter To Track Them Down
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California Highway Patrol says it appears the fire started in the cab of the truck.
Officers are now trying to find the driver, who bolted from the scene.MORE NEWS: Husband Pleads Guilty To 2019 First-Degree Murder Of Wife Heather Gumina Waters In El Dorado County
The eastbound Jefferson Boulevard off-ramp from Highway 50 was closed for a time due to the incident, but it has since reopened.