Big Rig burns on I-95 near airport

Published On: Jan 30 2013 04:38:58 PM EST
Updated On: Jan 23 2013 02:09:48 PM EST
Big rig fire

Photo from Becki Terrien-Alphonse via Facebook

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -

Northbound traffic on Interstate 95 is back to normal after the cab of a tractor-trailer caught fire Wednesday afternoon in one northbound lane between Interstate 295 and Airport Road.

Images from the scene showed Jacksonville Fire-Rescue had responded and put out the fire.  Just after 1:30 p.m., police reopened one lane to traffic, but northbound traffic was still backed up south of I-295.  About 15 minutes later, all but one lane reopened and all northbound lanes were flowing freely again shortly after 2 p.m.

There were no reports of injuries, but the name of the driver and details of the fire had not been released.

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