Flying tires during a truck crane fire on Thursday complicated the intervention of firefighters in Kozlany in the Vyškov region. Probably a technical failure caused a dramatic accident in which three firefighters suffered minor injuries.
Burning tires flew at firefighters in the Vyškov region Video: Fire and Rescue Service of the Czech Republic
“The driver of the truck crane noticed smoke coming from the back of the crane as he passed through the village. Before the firefighters arrived in about ten minutes, he was on fire. The tires gradually exploded and began to fly through the air. directly to the building, where it started to burn, “Jan Dvořák, a spokesman for firefighters, described the event for the Vyškovský deník.
The damage will total up to several million crowns. The tire explosion also damaged three surrounding houses, where windows spilled.