Semi fire reported on I-75 northbound

UPDATE @ 6:28 a.m. 

All lanes are open after a semi caught fire on I-75 earlier this morning, according to dispatch. 


A semi fire was reported on I-75 northbound at the 68 mile marker in Miami County early this morning, according to dispatchers.

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The fire was due to a rear trailer being on fire, which was connected to a Fedex truck, according to scanner reports.

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As a result of the fire the right lane is closed, but the left lane remains open, according to Ohio State Highway Patrol Piqua post dispatchers.

We will continue to update this story as we find out more details. 

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