VENANGO COUNTY (KDKA) — Part of I-80 had to be closed down after a big rig hauling cars caught fire.READ MORE: PennDOT Seeks Feedback In Annual Highway Safety Survey
Eastbound I-80 was closed for a time at mile marker 33 near Clintonville due to the fire.
Fire officials say the big rig blew a tire on the trailer and it caught fire.READ MORE: Multiple Local Counties Have 'Substantial' COVID-19 Transmission; CDC Recommends Indoor Masks
The fire then spread to the Jeeps it was hauling.
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The driver was not hurt in the accident and the truck wasn’t damaged.