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VENANGO COUNTY (KDKA) — Part of I-80 had to be closed down after a big rig hauling cars caught fire.

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Eastbound I-80 was closed for a time at mile marker 33 near Clintonville due to the fire.

Photo Credit: Venango Fire Officials

Fire officials say the big rig blew a tire on the trailer and it caught fire.

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The fire then spread to the Jeeps it was hauling.

Eight jeeps in all caught fire, only one survived the blaze.

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The driver was not hurt in the accident and the truck wasn’t damaged.