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18-wheeler carrying oranges catches fire on interstate

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SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) -

Clean up crews responded to an early morning 18-wheeler fire on Interstate 20 in Smith County.

Department of Public Safety officials say the call came in at 12:48 a.m., Friday. The driver of an 18-wheeler carrying oranges noticed his trailer was on fire on I-20 eastbound near Highway 271.

No injuries have been reported.  At 7:30 a.m., traffic was still down to one lane in the area while crews continue clean up.

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