POSTED: Wednesday, May 18, 2011 - 11:02am
UPDATED: Wednesday, May 18, 2011 - 11:03am
TYLER — DPS Officials tell KETK that they are still on scene directing traffic around the charred trailer on the interstate.
KETK crews on the scene report: The tires of the flat bed trailer caught fire early Wednesday morning, but firefighters have extinguished the blaze.
One lane of Eastbound traffic is still blocked off at mile marker 578.
No details yet on what sparked the fire.
KETK will continue to update this story as details come in.
Officials with the Smith County Fire Department tell KETK that a flat bed trailer has caught fire on Interstate 20, near mile marker 578 around 7:00 a.m. on Wednesday.
One lane is blocked in the Eastbound direction while officials work the fire.
KETK has a crew on the scene and will bring more details as they become available.