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.
MVC Tractor Trailer fully involved; I-77 North; all northbound lanes closed before Sunset Road; multiple fire departments assisting pic.twitter.com/tE4YXckmyl
— Charlotte Fire Dept (@CharlotteFD) May 11, 2018
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.
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