HANCOCK COUNTY, Ind. (March 21, 2016)– A semi trailer hauling several cars caught fire Monday, slowing down traffic on westbound I-70.
The fire was reported just after 6 p.m. at mile marker 98.
Westbound lanes briefly closed. INDOT indicated that traffic in the area would be slow until at least 7:30 p.m.
I-70 MM 98.3 EB near Mt Comf/mile 98 All lanes slow <= 45 mins due to a traffic hazard
— INDOT TrafficWise (@TrafficWise) March 21, 2016
No injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is not known at this time.