Tractor Trailer Fire Closes Parts of I-75 South

Police: Wrong-Way Crash Shuts Down Northbound I-75 Lanes
Posted at 2:09 PM, Apr 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-27 10:40:00-04

LOWNDES CO., GA (WTXL) - A tractor trailer fire has the right two lanes of I-75 southbound closed near mile marker 24.

According to the Georgia Department of Transportation and the Lowndes County Sheriff's Office, a tractor trailer caught fire near mile marker 24 on I-75 south just after noon Wednesday.

Fire officials were dispatched to the scene shortly after the report of the fire.

Georgia State Patrol is not reporting any crashes in that area.

It is unclear at this time what the truck was carrying or if there are any injuries.

This is a developing story. Stay with WTXL on-air and online for the latest.