Dump truck fire closes I-275 in Hillsborough Co.

Posted at 9:54 PM, Aug 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-07 21:54:41-04

A dump truck fire closed a portion of I-275 in Hillsborough County Monday evening.

According to a tweet from the Hillsborough County Fire Rescue, Interstate 275 was closed in both directions at Fletcher Avenue due to the fire.




At this time, it is unknown why the dump truck caught fire, but officials did state nobody was injured.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area and seek an alternate route.

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