Watch CBS News

Tractor-Trailer Fire Caused Major Delays On I-95 In White Marsh Early Thursday

WHITE MARSH, Md. (WJZ) -- A tractor-trailer fire caused major delays along Interstate 95 early Thursday morning near White Marsh, shutting down all lanes of I-95.

The incident happened on I-95 south just prior to exit 67/MD 43 White Marsh Boulevard around 4:30 a.m.

The Baltimore County Fire Department said the tractor-trailer crashed into a pickup truck before catching on fire. The tractor-trailer was carrying mail at the time.

No injuries were reported.

Until about 6:30 a.m., all lanes on the northbound and southbound sides of I-95 were closed as crews tried to put out the fire. Some southbound lanes reopened around 7:30 a.m.

As of 3 p.m., two southbound lanes remain closed for emergency roadwork. It's unclear when they will reopen, a Maryland Transportation Authority spokesperson said.

Stay with WJZ on this developing story. To get breaking news alerts, download our app now!

View CBS News In
CBS News App Open
Chrome Safari Continue
Be the first to know
Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting.