A Portion Of I-20 Is Temporarily Shut Down By 18-Wheeler On Fire

An 18-wheeler caught on fire Thursday morning on I-20, causing the interstate to temporarily shut down. It happened around 3:30 a.m. at the intersection of I-20 and Highway 155 in Smith County. Authorities say the two people inside the truck got out before the fire reached the cab. They were not injured.

Oralia Ortega, reporting. ortega@kltv.com