18-wheeler fire extinguished on I-65 in Autauga County

18-wheeler fire extinguished on I-65 in Autauga County

AUTAUGA COUNTY, Ala. (WSFA) - Firefighters responded to the scene of an 18-wheeler blaze early Friday morning along Interstate 65 in Autauga County.

When they arrived, they found the cab fully engulfed in flames along the northbound emergency lane near mile marker 181, near State Route 14.

The wreckage was removed around 9:30 a.m. There’s no word on what caused the blaze.

An ALDOT camera captures the scene of an 18-wheeler blaze on I-65 in the 5 a.m. hour Friday.
An ALDOT camera captures the scene of an 18-wheeler blaze on I-65 in the 5 a.m. hour Friday. (Source: ALDOT)

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