5 Acre Fire Caused by Trailer Tire Blowout
By Midwest Traction on September 7, 2016
A blown-out trailer tire on a travel trailer caused a five-acre vegetation fire Tuesday in Lake Elsinore, California, most likely from rim sparks hitting the pavement. (Read more.)
If you have a blowout, pull off the road immediately to reduce the risk of starting a blaze. Consider carrying a fire extinguisher in your vehicle to try and put out a small fire before it spreads. Examining your tires regularly prevents accidents due to simple wear and tear. Our online store has plenty to choose from. Check today.