At 12:30 a.m. July 4th, a Myrtle Seaside sanitation truck was burnt to a crisp with out clarification say metropolis workers. A Myrtle Seaside Sanitation worker despatched us the above photographs, however didn’t clarify why the truck was torched. We had been additionally not knowledgeable who set the truck on fireplace.
The vehicles price round $230,000 every.
We have now reached out to Myrtle Seaside Metropolis Public Info Officer Mark Kruea to find out precisely what brought on the motion right here.
EXPLANATION FROM MARK KRUEA
“It occurred in a single day and apparently was electrical in nature. I’m not conscious of any suspicion about it right now.
EMPLOYEES SAY DIFFERENTLY???
CORRECTION: An e mail was despatched to our information crew stating clearly the truck was burning in a single day. Regardless of those that despatched within the photographs claiming the truck burned at 12:30 midday, it’s clear the truck fireplace started simply after midnight. The lit truck can visibly been seen burning.
What occurred has not but been formally launched by the town of Myrtle Seaside as of this publication. Hopefully, the town will launch one thing official.