Crash involving 18-wheeler fire cleared on I-85 NB in Auburn

(Source: Auburn Police Division)
Published: Oct. 26, 2021 at 8:51 AM EDT|Updated: Oct. 27, 2021 at 1:14 AM EDT
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AUBURN, Ala. (WTVM) - A crash involving an 18-wheeler fire has been cleared on Interstate 85 northbound in Auburn.

Officials with the Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) say it occurred early Tuesday morning near mile marker 55. That’s just before Exit 57 - Bent Creek Road.

The crash caused major delays in the area for several hours. Crews cleared the scene and fully reopened the road around 6 p.m.

There’s no word on what caused the accident.

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