Marion County, TN – According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, this unfortunate accident occurred on Interstate 24 in Marion County.

It happened around 9:45 a.m. Thursday.

Tennessee Highway Patrol responded to a report of a vehicle fire.

Troopers say the truck was coming down Monteagle Mountain when his brakes overheated.

The driver then disengaged his trailer when he noticed it caught fire.

The driver wasn’t hurt in this accident.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.