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Truck fire causes officials to close I-24 West near Clarksville

CLARKSVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

Montgomery County firefighters are currently on the scene of a tractor-trailer fire on Interstate 24 West near mile marker 16.

Authorities said the truck, which was hauling cars, caught fire, and also some of the grass in the median has caught fire.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol has closed the westbound lanes. The roadway reopened shortly after 7 a.m.

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