18 wheeler fire blocks traffic on I-10 in Hancock County

18 wheeler fire blocks traffic on I-10 in Hancock County

HANCOCK COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - Expect delays this morning on I-10 in Hancock County. Crews are cleaning up the aftermath of an 18 wheeler fire in the westbound lanes just past the Bay St. Louis exit.

According to an MDOT alert, the big rig caught on fire shortly before 11 p.m. Tuesday. MDOT officials expect one westbound lane to be blocked until around 7 a.m.

There's no word at this time on the driver's condition.

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