Vehicle fire closes all lanes of I-85 southbound in Davidson County; SkyView8 video shows huge backup

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Just north of the wreck scene, looking off the Johnsontown Road Bridge. Photo by Nelson Kepley/FOX8

DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. -- All lanes of Interstate 85 southbound in Davidson County were closed after a vehicle fire Thursday morning, according to Davidson County 911.

The crash happened around 7:08 a.m. at mile marker 99 just past the Thomasville exit. All lanes are closed while fire crews remove a leaking propane tank from the vehicle.

Two men were inside the truck when they noticed the hood on fire. They were not injured.


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