Trailer fire on Interstate 70 forced crews to close westbound lanes

Crews were on the scene of a semi-trailer fire on Interstate 70 on Thursday evening.

Posted: Oct 4, 2018 7:07 PM
Updated: Oct 4, 2018 10:41 PM

PUTNAM COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - Crews were on the scene of a semi-trailer fire on Interstate 70 on Thursday evening.

It happened around the 31-mile marker in Putnam County.

Crews were forced to close the westbound lanes of the interstate to clean up the scene.

According to police, the source of the fire appeared to be the brakes.

No serious injuries were reported.

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