Two men in Cumberland County, TN, are being questioned by police regarding a fire that destroyed or damaged two rigs and a pick-up truck parked at TLD Trucking off Interchange Dr. north of Crossville.

Two men in Cumberland County, TN, are being questioned by police regarding a fire that destroyed or damaged two rigs and a pick-up truck parked at TLD Trucking off Interchange Dr. North of Crossville.

Firefighters responding to a 911 call had to force their way through locked gates as fire consumed the vehicles. An unidentified truck driver called 911 to report a man running from the closed business at the time of the fire then get into a 2010 Ford Fusion parked in the West lane of I-40.

Police were alerted of the suspect, and eventually tracked down the vehicle, which was headed down I-40 to the Plateau Rd. exit, then to Hwy. 70 N toward Crossville.

A 26-year-old Dunbar Dr. Man and a 19-year-old Town Branch man were detained and questioned by authorities.

The fire caused $140,000 worth of damages to an International Prostar truck, $15,000 to a second 2012 International Prostar truck, and a 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 was listed with $5,000 in damages, according to reports.

It’s believed that one vehicle was set on fire and that fire spread to the second and third vehicles.

Subscribe for top trucking news updates