BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A man is dead after a tractor-trailer crashed and caught fire in Frederick County Friday morning.
Officers responded to the scene around 3:19 a.m. to find the truck as well as the surrounding woods ablaze.READ MORE: Bowie Shaken After Possible Tornado Leaves Uprooted Trees, Power Outages
The victim has been identified as Lionel Lee Moser Sr. by Maryland State Police.READ MORE: Several Houses In East Baltimore Will Be Torn Down Over North Avenue Sinkhole, Mayor Says
The left lane of I-70 westbound in Myersville was shut down for several hours as police investigated.
Officials do not know why the truck left the roadway.MORE NEWS: 19-Year-Old Man Dies After Being Shot In West Baltimore