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Albuquerque garbage truck catches fire in neighborhood

Created: 08/04/2014 3:00 PM
By: Elizabeth Reed, KOB.com

A garbage truck caught fire while picking up trash in a northeast Albuquerque neighborhood on Monday morning.

The Solid Waste Management Department says the incident happened just after 9 a.m. near Eubank and Chico Road Northeast.

Fire crews extinguished the fire in about 20 minutes. No one was hurt in the incident.

The cause of fire remains under investigation.

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