Truck carrying dry ice catches fire along I-95 in Johnston County
Posted December 8, 2015 7:34 a.m. EST
Updated December 8, 2015 7:56 a.m. EST
Four Oaks, N.C. — 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.