No one hurt after tractor trailer fire shuts down I-77 in N.C.

Tractor trailer fire

WATCH LIVE: A tractor Trailer engulfed in flames has shut down all Northbound lanes on I-77 in Charlotte, NCMORE: https://bit.ly/2IdhvYx

Posted by ABC 13 – WSET on Friday, May 11, 2018

More than 30 firefighters from multiple departments responded to a tractor trailer fire Friday afternoon on Interstate 77 northbound.

The MVC tractor trailer was fully involved, closing all northbound lanes before Sunset Road, according to Charlotte Fire.

Fortunately no injuries were reported. Traffic along I-77 north was backed up for miles.

Motorists were advised to avoid the area. Debris was also reportedly scattered around the roadway.

Tractor trailer fire on I-77

A tractor-trailer fire shut down I-77 northbound near Sunset Road this afternoon. Fortunately, no injuries have been reported. https://bit.ly/2KT1OaJ

Posted by FOX 46 Charlotte on Friday, May 11, 2018

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