No Injuries In Truck Fire On NM 502 Near Los Alamos Airport

Los Alamos Fire Department Station 6 crews responded early Saturday afternoon to a truck fire on NM 502 by the Los Alamos Airport fence. The fire, which broke out under the truck was thought to have been cause by a ruptured fuel line. Family members of the driver at the scene noted that they were on their way to get fire wood and that they were relieved the fire didn’t occur while they were out in the forest. Photo by Maire O’Neill/

The fire was apparently under the vehicle in two locations so at first glance, there seems to be no evidence of fire. Photo by Maire O’Neill/

Los Alamos Fire Department and Police Department at the scene. Photo by Maire O’Neill/

Los Alamos Police Department Cpl. Jaime Gonzales, left, and Los Alamos Fire Department Battalion Chief Ben Stone chat at the scene. Photo by Maire O’Neill/