TN Truck Fire Destroys N95 Masks and Medical Gowns

On Saturday, a truckload of medical masks and protective surgical gowns were destroyed when a tractor-trailer caught fire on a highway in Tennessee, as reported by WSB.

According to on-scene emergency personnel, the fire ignited when a rear wheel on the truck sparked. The driver was not seriously injured. It was also unclear how many masks and gowns were lost.

The accident happened in Smith County near the Gordonsville exit, several miles east of Nashville, WKRN reported.

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