I-85 fully re-opened after noon 18-wheeler fire

MACON CO., AL (WSFA) - Authorities say all lanes of Interstate 85 are re-opened for traffic following an 18-wheeler fire that occurred around noon Friday.

The truck caught fire in the southbound lane of I-85 at mile marker 26, just north of Shorter.

The driver was transported to a local hospital, but his condition is unknown at this time.

The cause of the fire is under investigation at this time.

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