Published: Thu, January 03, 2019
Money | By Bruce West

'No words.' Officers mourn burned up Krispy Kreme truck

'No words.' Officers mourn burned up Krispy Kreme truck

The driver of the Krispy Kreme donut truck noticed smoke billowing from his vehicle in south-east Lexington on New Year's Eve.

Police officers in Lexington, Kentucky went viral after their response to a fire that destroyed a Krispy Kreme doughnuts truck and the doughnuts inside.

That tweet was posted Monday afternoon.

Police departments from across the country chimed in to offer their condolences, including several police departments from Ohio.

The Madison Police Department is getting in on a now-international law enforcement fascination with a pastry incident in Lexington, Kentucky.

'We feel your loss. "We donut what else to say".

As of Tuesday night, the post had been retweeted more than 16,000 times. A blue heart appeared next to the text.

Thankfully, no one was injured and - more importantly - the truck was not carrying any sweet treats at the time. Another driver flagged him down and told him his truck was on fire.

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