All lanes of I-85 north in Alamance County back open after vehicle fire

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ALAMANCE COUNTY, N.C. — All lanes of Interstate 85 headed north in Alamance County are back open after a vehicle fire Wednesday morning, according to the N.C. Department of Transportation.

The road was closed near exit 145 to NC-49 and Maple Avenue at about 8 a.m.

The Burlington Fire Department reported that the road was closed to smoke and poor visibility.

The fire department and police reopened two lanes once they arrived and opened the final two at 8:30 a.m. once the fire was under control.

No injuries were reported.

The incident reportedly began at 8:11 a.m.


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