Rig on Fire Closes Lane on Interstate

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NEWFOUNDLAND — A lane on Interstate 84 in Wayne County was closed Friday morning due to a tractor-trailer fire.

State police said a rig on the side of the interstate near the Newfoundland/Hamilin exit caught fire around 3:45 a.m.

Troopers said the driver was able to escape the truck safely.

One lane on Interstate 84 east is closed while crews tow the truck.