Firefighter uses beer to extinguish truck fire

Firefighter uses beer to extinguish truck fire

January 9, 2014 Updated Jan 9, 2014 at 5:16 PM CDT

A waste of good beer? Not in this case.

A Houston firefighter had to get creative when a small fire extinguisher wasn't helping him put out a brake fire on an 18-wheeler. Luckily, the truck was filled with beer.

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