WHITE MARSH, Md. (WJZ) — A tractor-trailer fire caused major delays along Interstate 95 early Thursday morning near White Marsh, shutting down all lanes of I-95.

The incident happened on I-95 south just prior to exit 67/MD 43 White Marsh Boulevard around 4:30 a.m.

The Baltimore County Fire Department said the tractor-trailer crashed into a pickup truck before catching on fire. The tractor-trailer was carrying mail at the time.

No injuries were reported.

Until about 6:30 a.m., all lanes on the northbound and southbound sides of I-95 were closed as crews tried to put out the fire. Some southbound lanes reopened around 7:30 a.m.

As of 3 p.m., two southbound lanes remain closed for emergency roadwork. It’s unclear when they will reopen, a Maryland Transportation Authority spokesperson said.

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Kristy Breslin


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