Flames shot as high as 50 feet into the air on Tuesday after a truck hit a high pressure gas substation on Burnett Ferry and Radio Springs Road.
Reports said that the truck overshot its turn, left the road, ran through a fence before coming to rest on the substation
Rome Fire Department Battalion Chief Gene Proctor said that the truck went up in flames. The driver, a 16 year-old male, of the truck was sent to Floyd Medical Center to be treated for minor injuries.
The road was closed for around three hours.