Forklift Catches Fire on Back of Semi on Highway 101 Near Giuntoli Exit
According to scanner traffic, a forklift that was being hauled by a semi-truck caught fire near the Giuntoli exit of Highway 101 a little after 1 p.m. today. Dispatchers said over the scanner that the vehicle was emitting black smoke. The driver of the vehicle was reportedly able to get out safely.
The incident was blocking the northbound side of the highway, but there is one lane of the highway open at this time.
Avoid the area for a little while if possible.