TRAFFIC ALERT: Van fire causing heavy delays at Eastern Blvd. at I-85

Published: Oct. 16, 2013 at 7:04 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 26, 2013 at 7:04 PM CDT
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MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - A vehicle fire that occurred on an overpass of the Eastern Blvd near Carmichael Road Wednesday afternoon is causing heavy traffic delays.

Traffic in the area of Eastern Blvd at Interstate 85 is  heavily congested at this time. The Montgomery Police Department says two lanes of the overpass on the boulevard are blocked while the MFD puts out the fire and removes the vehicle.

Traffic in the northbound lanes of I-85 is also backing up because of the situation.

The police department said there were no other vehicles involved and there are no injuries.

Viewers should expect delays until crews clear the scene.

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