Reader photo: Semitrailer fire slows northbound traffic

A fire in a semitrailer interrupted northbound traffic on Interstate 5 just south of Ashland Monday morning.
August 1, 2022

One lane blocked as incident cleared

A semitrailer on fire stopped on the northbound Interstate 5 overcrossing at Crowson Road on the southeast corner of Ashland before 8 a.m. Monday morning. A witness said the rear tires on both the tractor and the trailer were on fire, but both fires were quickly extinguished by firefighters. Traffic was limited to one lane most of the morning as the incident was cleared. (The photographer declined to be identified.)

A fire in a semitrailer interrupted northbound traffic on Interstate 5 just south of Ashland Monday morning.

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Bert Etling

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Bert Etling is the executive editor of Ashland.news. Email him at betling@ashland.news.
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