|Published:||Aug 05, 2013 5:53 PM EDT|
|Updated:||Aug 05, 2013 5:53 PM EDT|
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A Swissport fuel truck caught fire near the Southwest Florida International Airport this afternoon, but was quickly extinguished thanks to employees and the airport's fire department.
Two Swissport employees received minor injuries in the fire. Swissport is the fueling company for RSW.
There was no interruption of service at the airport, and there haven't been any access issues to the airport.
A spokesperson for RSW said the fire happened in the fuel area of the airport, where only employees with credentials are permitted to go. The fuel lines were shut down immediately during the fire.