As per reports, the truck was carrying iron-ore from Keonjhar to Berhampur. The driver and the helper of the truck noticed flame coming out from the vehicle near Khordha-Malipada square. Soon, they got down safely from the vehicle.
After getting information, fire tenders from Khordha fire station reached the spot and doused the flames after hour-long operation.
On being informed, Jankia police reached the spot and started investigation on the incident.
Officials are investigating the cause of fire in the vehicle, police said.