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Garbage truck catches fire in Smith County

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CHAPEL HILL (KYTX) - A garbage truck caught fire off of FM 848 this afternoon.

Chapel Hill Fire Department and Whitehouse Fire Department were called to the 12,000 block of FM 848 just before 4 Sunday.

A garbage truck at GPS caught fire and threatened a wooded area nearby.

Oncor was called because power lines were also in danger of catching fire.

We have a crew at the scene and will update you with more information as it becomes available.

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