20,000 pounds of cheese burns in semi fire


20,000 pounds of cheese destroyed in fire

Cheese lovers, avert your eyes.

Twenty thousand pounds of the beloved dairy product was burned in a fiery, melty spectacle.

WTMJ-TV reports the breaks of a semi hauling Kraft and Velveeta brand cheese caught fire Tuesday on a highway outside Milwaukee.

The driver pulled off the road and into a parking lot where he disconnect his cab from the trailer and drove a safe distance away from the fire, WTMJ-TV reported.

The semi and the cheese were both a total loss.

The cheese was believed to have been heading out of state.