Car Fire Backs Up I-40 For More than Two Miles

EAST MADISON COUNTY- A vehicle fire on a busy West Tennessee highway slows and ties up traffic Friday afternoon.

Investigators say a pickup caught fire on I-40 near mile marker 87 just before two.

The disabled truck backed up westbound traffic for almost two and a half miles for about thirty minutes.

No one was injured.

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