18 wheeler on fire, I-20 Westbound shut down

CSRA Traffic

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – UPDATE: Chancey’s is on the scene to move the tractor trailer. Traffic has picked up some speed, and they plan to have all lanes opened soon.


An 18 wheeler has caught fire on I-20 Westbound between Belair Rd. and Grovetown.

Crews are working on putting out the fire located near the Belair Rd. ramp just before the bridge.

All of I-20 westbound is shutdown, a detour is being set up.

No injures have been reported.

Photo credit: Brittany McManus

Stay tuned to NewsChannel 6 for more information on this developing traffic accident.

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