Truck Fire Slows Traffic on Stillwater Avenue 

Stillwater Avenue in Orono was closed for about a half and hour Tuesday morning due to a truck fire.It happened just after 8a.m. near the off ramp of I-95.According to Orono Police, Mark Calcia of Sorrento heard a loud noise from the back of his pick-up when he got off the highwayFlames were coming from underneath the vehicle.Calcia was able to get out of the burning truck safely.When police arrived the fire had spread to the passenger side and the engine of the pick-up.Police say it appears a mechanical malfunction punctured the gas tank, causing the fire.