Semi truck on fire, closed down part of I-555

Source: Region 8 Viewer
Source: Region 8 Viewer

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Two lanes of I-555 closed down after a semi truck caught fire Thursday night near the Commerce Drive exit in Jonesboro.

A Region 8 News crew on the scene reported that traffic was backed up at the time of the incident and Arkansas State Police closed both southbound lanes to traffic.

As of 10:30 p.m., one southbound lane had been opened to traffic.

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