Photos From J&T Logging Truck Fire

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Fire investigators believe the fire started in the engine's exhaust treatment system.
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On February 9, 2016, Kieth Daniels’ 2009 Peterbilt truck ignited at a rest stop while the truck was undergoing a particulate filter cleaning process called regeneration
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View of the truck’s diesel particulate filter underneath the cabin.
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Rear view of the driver’s seat and burnt dashboard. Kieth’s son Jason says the back pressure from the fire was so powerful, it blew out all of the truck’s windows.
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Coils from the mattress where Kieth Daniels often slept in his truck’s cabin.
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Remnants of the diesel particulate filter cleaning system. The cleaning process clears out excess soot by shooting fire into the filter that burns the particles into a fine ash.
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