Tractor-trailer fire causing traffic issues on I-26 in Orangeburg Co.

Published: Nov. 30, 2016 at 2:06 PM EST|Updated: Nov. 30, 2016 at 2:29 PM EST
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ORANGEBURG COUNTY, SC (WIS) - A tractor-trailer fire is causing a massive traffic backup on Interstate 26 in Orangeburg County.

The incident is in the westbound lanes at mile marker 159, which is west the interchange with Interstate 95. The incident is west of the Jedburg exit.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol says one lane is open but the other lanes are expected to be closed for several hours.

No injuries were reported.

The fire was in the bed of the tractor-trailer.

Drivers should avoid the area if possible.

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