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As expected heavy rains today especially parts of Jefferson and Orange Counties as deep tropical moisture continues to move north along with upper level disturbances. A break possible tonight before more storms again toward daybreak Sunday. True tropical air in place so some will be heavy once again early Sunday. Some drier air ...
Fire destroys truck in Jasper
JASPER - by Mike Lout/KJAS and Rayburn Broadcasting Company
The volunteers of the Jasper Fire Department were called out of bed early on Tuesday morning to respond to the report of a tractor-trailer truck on fire at the Valero Truck Stop at the intersection of Highway 190 East and Houston Street.
The fire, which was contained to the cab and engine compartment of the truck, broke out shortly after 6:00 and was contained shortly after the firefighters arrived at the scene.
The truck, which was owned by Napco Trucking of Woodville, was destroyed. However, no injuries resulted from the incident.