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Semi truck fire causing delays on I-75 south near Buck Road

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ROSSFORD, OH (Toledo News Now) -

A semi truck fire is causing delays for drivers on I-75 southbound near Buck Road.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol says the truck was fully engulfed in flames around 5 p.m. Friday. The truck was not carrying any hazardous materials, according to the patrol.  The fire is out, but the scene is causing delays for drivers on I-75 directly in front of PENTA Career Center. Two lanes were closed, but were reopened around 6:15 p.m.

The driver got out of the truck safely, according to the patrol. Ohio State Highway Patrol believes the fire was caused from a mechanical issue.

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