A police truck transporting metal barriers caught on fire early on Thursday morning, causing smoke to billow throughout the area. No one was reported injured in the fire, which was believed to be mechanical.
New York City Police Department truck catches fire after breaking down at a major intersection, sending flames and black smoke billowing over the heart of the city. https://t.co/JIhpw7MbW8 pic.twitter.com/6AaVHn8WYB
— ABC News (@ABC) March 15, 2018
The burnt husk of the truck ?sat next to the Time Warner Center after FDNY put it out.