DUXBURY (CBS) — A pickup truck driver suffered minor burns after his vehicle became engulfed in flames on Route 3 in Duxbury on Saturday.

A pickup truck caught fire in Duxbury on Saturday. (Courtesy Photo)

A pickup truck caught fire in Duxbury on Saturday. (Courtesy Photo)

The truck caught fire shortly before 6:30 p.m. near Exit 10, according to Duxbury fire’s public information officer Twitter account.

Firefighters extinguish a pickup truck that caught fire in Duxbury on Saturday. (Photo Credit: Duxbury Fire Department's Public Information Officer)

Firefighters extinguish a pickup truck that caught fire in Duxbury on Saturday. (Photo Credit: Duxbury Fire Department’s Public Information Officer)

Route 3 southbound near Exit 10 was closed for about half an hour.

The driver was taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Plymouth.