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Southbound I-35 temporarily shut down in Temple due to 18-wheeler fire

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Temple 18 wheeler.JPG
Posted at 3:41 PM, Sep 01, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-01 23:44:26-04

TEMPLE, Texas — Temple Fire & Rescue and the Temple Police Department are working on the scene of an 18-wheeler fire on southbound I-35.

Crews responded to the call at around 2:40 p.m. to the fire near mile marker 299.

According to Temple Police, the 18-wheeler was empty, and no other vehicles were involved.

No injuries were reported, and the cause of the fire is still under investigation.

The scene has been cleared.

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