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Highway Reopened After Rig Fire

Posted on: 11:24 am, July 11, 2012, by

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BARTONSVILLE — A flaming tractor-trailer brought traffic to a standstill early Wednesday in Monroe County.

Interstate 80 west was closed near the Bartonsville exit (301) after the rig went up in flames around 6:30 a.m.

The westbound lanes of the highway were shut down for several hours.

Traffic was detoured off the exit while crews cleaned up the mess.

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