Speech to Text for Semi Fire 59 1-9-18
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a fire on a semi truck carrying 24-tons of wood chips shut down highway 59 south of st. joseph for several hours today... police say the fire started around 9:30 this morning after the brakes failed on the tractor trailer leading to sparks spreading to the trailer full of wood chips... there were no injuries. the highway re- opened just before one this afternoon.