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Roganville firefighters made quick work of an 18-wheeler trailer fire on Thursday afternoon. They responded at about 2:30 when the blaze was reported on the side of Highway 96 between Jasper and Kirbyville.

Jasper County 911 dispatchers said that the truck driver was able to unhook the burning trailer and get the truck away from it.

Firefighters had the flames extinguished just a few minutes after arrival.

There was no report of anything hazardous being carried in the box-trailer.