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Truck carrying dry ice catches fire along I-95 in Johnston County

Posted December 8, 2015

No injuries were reported Tuesday morning when a tractor-trailer carrying dry ice caught fire on the shoulder of Interstate 95 South in Johnston County.
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— No injuries were reported Tuesday morning when a tractor-trailer carrying dry ice caught fire on the shoulder of Interstate 95 South in Johnston County.

The fire started near mile marker 89, in Four Oaks, shortly after 6 a.m., according to responding firefighters.

The driver of the tractor-trailer disconnected the cab of the truck and pulled it away from the trailer after the fire started because of a blown rear tire.

Delays were reported in the area while crews worked to extinguish the blaze.

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  • Aaron Whaley Dec 8, 2015
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    Hot time in the Cold town tonight?

  • John Smith Dec 8, 2015
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    "Some say the world will end in fire, some say in ice; From what I've tasted of desire I hold with those who favor fire...." -Robert Frost
    ...but your pull was MUCH better BIGWILLIE!

  • John Broome Dec 8, 2015
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    That was an excellent pull. A++

  • BigWillie Johnson Dec 8, 2015
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    Chris Corchiani and Rodney Monroe were driving a truck on I-95?