Tractor Trailer Fire Causes Delays on I-70

6 years 3 months 2 weeks ago Sunday, April 29 2012 Apr 29, 2012 Sunday, April 29, 2012 7:37:00 PM CDT April 29, 2012 in News
By: Amanda Sohaney

WARREN COUNTY - A tractor trailer fire caused severe delays on I-70 Sunday afternoon into the evening.

The tractor trailer caught on fire around 1:30 in the afternoon in the westbound lanes of I-70 just west of Warrenton. The Missouri Highway Patrol said a tow truck arrived on the scene around 2:30 and crews began to clear the scene.

At 8 p.m. Sunday evening traffic was still backed up more than seven miles. No one was injured.

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