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Vehicle fire slows traffic on I-55 ramp

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A vehicle caught fire Thursday morning on the I-55 ramp to I-20 West. No one was injured, but black smoke could be seen for miles.

The fire was reported around 9:30 a.m. and Jackson Police, the Jackson Fire Department, and the Mississippi Highway Patrol responded.

The fire was extinguished in a short amount of time, and a tow truck took the burned out vehicle away.

Traffic in the area was disrupted for a little less than an hour.

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