Truck Fire at Tilden Mine

There were no injuries in a fire this afternoon at the Tilden Mine.

A 240-ton truck caught fire just before 3:30 pm.

The driver of the hauling truck was able to get out of it quickly without getting injured.

The Ishpeming Fire Department was called to the scene as a matter of protocol, but the fire crew was not needed to extinguished the flames.

The blaze is still under investigation.