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UPDATE: I-39 Open After Vehicle Fire

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

f I-39 is now cleared after a semi-trailer caught fire on the highway an hour earlier.

According to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, a vehicle fire had closed part of I-39 around 5:30pm.

It was closed for about an hour. No injuries have been reported at this time.

From reports, a bearing near the trucks wheel sparked a fire. Crews responded to the scene immediately putting out the fire.

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