Trailer fire blocks interstate

Published 08/23 2012 04:05PM

Updated 08/23 2012 05:35PM

CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Lanes on I-57 were closed for hours after a semi-trailer caught fire. It happened in the northbound lanes near mile marker 248.

The trailer of the semi-truck was completely destroyed. Part of it caught fire and spread. Crews covered the trailer in foam. The driver wasn't hurt. 

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