Tractor-trailer catches on fire on I-85 North in Davidson County

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DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — A tractor-trailer caught on fire on northbound Interstate 85 in Davidson County Friday afternoon.

According to Highway Patrol Trooper Mark Bowers, the tractor-trailer full of paper products caught fire while traveling on I-85 North near N.C. 8.

The incident happened at about 1:30 p.m. according to the North Carolina Department of Transportation.

A two-vehicle accident involving a Honda Accord and a box truck happened behind the tractor-trailer that caught on fire.

No injuries were reported in either incident.

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