Tractor-trailer fire blocks I-24 westbound -, South Georgia News, Weather, Sports

Tractor-trailer fire blocks I-24 westbound


A tractor-trailer fire closed Interstate 24 westbound in Rutherford County on Saturday night. 

Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue responded to the fire at Exit 76 (Medical Center Parkway) just before 9 p.m.

The driver was able to drive the tractor a safe distance away from the flames. 

When crews arrived the trailer was completely engulfed by the fire. 

Crews extinguished the fire, and luckily no one was injured. 

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time. 

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