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Truck fire on I-55 slows traffic

Missouri Highway Patrol officers say a construction vehicle was headed to Sikeston with roof trusses when it caught fire. Missouri Highway Patrol officers say a construction vehicle was headed to Sikeston with roof trusses when it caught fire.
A construction truck caught fire at mile marker 115. A construction truck caught fire at mile marker 115.
Traffic was slowed in the area for a while Tuesday morning. Traffic was slowed in the area for a while Tuesday morning.
CAPE GIRARDEAU COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -

Traffic was slowed Tuesday morning after a truck caught fire on Interstate 55. 

It happened at mile marker 115 in the southbound lane around 8 a.m. 

Missouri Highway Patrol officers say a construction vehicle was headed to Sikeston with roof trusses when it caught fire. 

No one was hurt, but traffic was slowed down in the area during the morning travel hours. 

The Missouri Highway Patrol is investigating a cause.

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