Police: Cargo undamaged in Portage semi fire
The Portage Fire Department was able to put out a semi fire Friday morning before the cargo was damaged.
According to the Portage Police Department, the semi’s brakes overheated and started on fire while traveling on U.S. Highway 51 near Southtown Road.
The semi pulled over and fire crews put out the fire without any loss to the cargo.
Wisconsin State Patrol assisted with the fire.