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Fire Consumes Tractor-Trailer On NJ Turnpike In Ridgefield Park

Firefighters battle the flames consuming the tractor-trailer. Photo Credit: Jerry DeMarco
Plumes of black smoke could be seen for miles. Photo Credit: Jerry DeMarco

A tractor-trailer burst into flames on the New Jersey Turnpike in Ridgefield Park early Tuesday afternoon

Southbound traffic was backed up for miles as firefighters doused the flames. Meanwhile, rubberneckers thickened the northbound side.

Plumes of black smoke could be seen for miles.

There was no immediate word on injuries.

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