Scene cleared after FedEx truck catches fire and shuts down I-40 WB lane in Cheatham County
A FedEx truck carrying packages caught fire early Friday morning on Interstate 40 westbound in Cheatham County near Bell Hollow.
According to TDOT SmartWay, the incident happened before 5 a.m. and was expected to be clear by 8:30 a.m. The right lane westbound was blocked, and rubbernecking delays were happening eastbound. The scene cleared shortly after 8 a.m.
THP troopers tell News4 that they got on scene around 4:45 a.m. and firefighters responded to put the fire out. The cause of the fire remains under investigation and there is currently no word on any injuries.
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