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Semi truck fire slows traffic on I-264 at Taylorsville Rd

Published: Nov. 27, 2014 at 4:24 PM EST|Updated: Dec. 4, 2014 at 4:25 PM EST
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(Source: WAVE 3 News/Michael Williams)
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A semi fire closed several lanes of I-264 Thursday at the Taylorsville Road overpass. (Source:...
A semi fire closed several lanes of I-264 Thursday at the Taylorsville Road overpass. (Source: WAVE 3 News/Michael Williams)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A semi truck is on fire in the emergency lane of westbound I-264 Watterson Expressway at Taylorsville Road, according to our crews on the scene.

The semi caught fire around 10:45 a.m. Thursday, MetroSafe confirmed. The truck is on the I-264 overpass of Taylorsville Road. Both the eastbound and westbound lanes are reduced at this time as crews work to clean up the area.

The fire is controlled as of 11:45 a.m. Use caution or avoid the area as traffic is still impacted.

There were no injuries reported during the fire, according to MetroSafe.

We will bring you more information as it become available.

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