Semi catches fire on I-39

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(WTVO) — A semi caught fire on a major Illinois Interstate.

It happened earlier Wednesday evening on I-39, just south of Route 72.

This video shows the aftermath once fire crews put out the blaze.

The incident shut down southbound I-39 for a time, and now one lane is back open.

No word yet on the cause or if there were any injuries.


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