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Truck Fire Shuts Down Interstate

A stretch of I-75 in Whitley County is back open after a tractor trailer burst into flames Wednesday morning.

It happened in the northbound lanes just north of Williamsburg. This accident led to a big backup.

Firefighters say the driver managed to safely get out of the truck before a fuel tank exploded.

The semi was was carrying scrap aluminum.


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