Vehicle fire causes traffic delay on I-79 in Marion County


Crews responded to a vehicle fire incident on I-79 southbound in Marion County.

Both southbound lanes on I-79 near milemarker 137 are currently backed up. Drivers are expected to experience major traffic delays

No one was reported transported for medical attention, officials said. According to 911 officials, the fire has been put out, but the cause of the fire is still unknown.

Marion County Sheriff’s Department and Winfield Fire Department responded to the scene.

Marion County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the incident.

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