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UPDATE: All lanes reopened on I-20 after big-rig fire

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Clean up from 18-wheeler fire on I-20 in Harrison County Clean up from 18-wheeler fire on I-20 in Harrison County

HARRISON COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - All lanes of Interstate 20 between Longivew and Marshall are now open.

According to Harrison County officials, at around 5:30, Thursday morning, a semi-truck carrying cooking oil and aerosol cans of cooking spray had a tire blowout on I-20 westbound at mile marker 612. The trailer of the truck as well as the load it was carrying caught fire.

Hazmat and other emergency crews had to wash the oil off the roadway and clean up the aerosol cans.

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