T. J. Leffler Trucking Company Destroyed In Blaze
T. J. Leffler Trucking Company, located in Clermont, Indiana, is a family owned trucking business. The trucking company has been owned for 25 years in this location. Last night, tragedy struck as the T. J. Leffler Trucking Company caught on fire and destroyed the business. A Hendricks County Sheriff’s Deputy was driving by the trucking business on US 136 when he spotted flames shooting through the roof of the business.
According to company officials, the last employees left the building around 10:30 pm on Thursday, the fire started sometime afterward. If there is one positive, it was the fact that no one was there and no one was injured during the fire.
In total, five crews from six fire departments responded to the fire and battled the inferno for some time. Despite huge efforts on the behalf of the fire departments, T. J. Leffler Trucking Company was destroyed and lost. The trucking company was large, this was why extra firefighters and water was needed during the fire. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.