Truck Fire Shuts Down Westbound Interstate 70 near West Virginia/Pennsylvania Line

This screen capture is from a video shot by Alisha Tanner and posted to the Ohio Valley Road Report Facebook page.

Emergency crews and law enforcement are on the scene of a semi truck fire on Interstate 70 westbound just across the Pennsylvania state line, near the West Alexander exit.

Video posted online shows the cab of the truck fully engulfed in flames and an explosion. The driver was out of the vehicle before it exploded.

Traffic is at a standstill for now. More will be posted as information becomes available.


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