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UPDATE: Lanes Back Open on Highway 62 After Semi-Truck Fire

ODOT says that a semi-truck on fire south of Shady Cove caused the closure of the 'westbound' lane.

Posted: Sep 27, 2018 11:04 AM
Updated: Sep 27, 2018 11:16 AM

SHADY COVE, Ore. —

UPDATE: ODOT says that the fire has been put out and lanes are back open on Highway 62.

(Updated 9/27/18 at 11:13 a.m.)


INITIAL REPORT: A semi-truck fire has caused the closure of the "westbound" lanes of traffic on Highway 62, according to the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT).

The burning truck is located at milepost 19 near Rogue River Bridge-Shady Cove.

Fire crews are already on the scene and ODOT crews are said to be en-route. ODOT says to expect delays.

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