INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) - Traffic was stopped for a bit Friday morning on I-65 northbound due to a semi truck that caught fire.
The incident occurred around 11 a.m. on I-65 near the Lafayette Rd. exit, mile marker 121.
Traffic was closed for a bit, causing some delay on the interstate. But the mess was cleaned up fairly quickly.
No word on any injuries at this time.
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