Tractor-trailer fire shuts down part of Interstate 20 Monday night
POSTED: Monday, July 29, 2013 - 10:58pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, July 30, 2013 - 3:24am
Department of Public Safety: "all lanes are back open"
Smith County (KETK) — Traffic was backed-up along Interstate 20 after a big rig caught fire Monday night.
The fire broke out near mile marker 571, around 10:30 p.m.
Smith County firefighters were were able to extinguish the flames, but had to close all eastbound lanes of the interstate.
All lanes have since been reopened and Troopers on scene tell KETK, no one was hurt in the incident.