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Tractor-trailer fire causes traffic backups

A tractor-trailer fire caused traffic backups Saturday evening on Interstate 95 near Kenly.

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KENLY, N.C. — A tractor-trailer fire caused traffic backups Saturday evening on Interstate 95 near Kenly.

The 18-wheeler caught fire just before 9 p.m. near milemarker 111, the state Highway Patrol said.

Troopers have not said if anyone was injured, or was caused the fire.

Major traffic delays were reported in the southbound lanes of I-95 late Saturday.

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