18-Wheeler Fire Slows I-85 Traffic Near Wellford - WSPA.com

18-Wheeler Fire Slows I-85 Traffic Near Wellford

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Photos courtesy Leslie Mahaffey Horton Photos courtesy Leslie Mahaffey Horton
Southbound traffic on Interstate 85 was blocked at one point Friday morning because of a burning tractor-trailer near Wellford.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol reported the fire at 9:37 a.m. in the southbound lanes in Spartanburg County at Exit 66, the U.S. 29 interchange.

Photos provided by a viewer showed an 18-wheeler cab on fire. There were no injuries reported.

The two interior lanes were back open to traffic by 10:00 a.m.
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