12:30 p.m: The truck exploded into flames around 11:18 a.m. Eighteen Merced County CalFire firefighters responded to the scene. No injuries were reported. The cause of the explosion is under investigation. The resulting fire destroyed one truck and heavily damaged a second big rig parked nearby. Firghters had the fire contained in about 8 minutes.
11:45 a.m.: The fire has been contained, according to CHP dispatch reports.
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11:25 a.m.: Emergency workers are responding to reports of an explosion near Stephens Street and South Avenue in Delhi. According to CHP dispatch reports, the cab of a big rig is on fire. Keep checking MercedSunStar.com for updates.
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