Semi-trailer Fire Closes Part of I-88 Near Dekalb

District 15 State Police say the fire was reported around 12:15 a.m. Wednesday on Interstate 88 near Route 47.

The westbound lanes were closed for hours, but authorities have now reopened one lane.

Authorities say the truck was carrying phosphate and chlorate.

No injuries were reported.

One lane remained blocked as of noon Wednesday.

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