Truck catches fire in I-55, sparks ammunition
SCOTT COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - All lanes of Interstate 55 at the 77 mile marker are back open after a vehicle fire Monday afternoon.
Scott County Sheriff Rick Walter says a pickup truck caught fire Monday afternoon and the driver stopped in the median.
Ammunition in the truck started going off, so authorities shut down both north and southbound lanes for a while.
Some grass in the median also caught fire.
The interstate was blocked by deputy and fire crews, according to the Scott County Sheriff's Department.
No one was injured.
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