BROWNSVILLE - Fire officials continue to investigate a tire fire that broke out yesterday in the North Brownsville area off Expressway 83
The fire started around three in the afternoon behind Red's Trucks Sales, off of the merryman road exit.
A total of five units and 20 firefighters were on the scene.
Firefighters were able to extinguish the flames around eight last night.
Brownsville Fire Cheif Lenny Perez says firefighters spent several hours fighting the flames.