Update: Traffic clear after tractor-trailer fire on I-95 in Florence County

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Update: All lanes are open and traffic is back to normal after a tractor-trailer fire blocked all northbound lanes on I-95 near Sumter Road.


FLORENCE, S.C. (WBTW) – Drivers are stuck in slow traffic on I-95 in Florence County near Sumter Road due to a vehicle on fire.

According to state Master Trooper Brian Lee, traffic is “slowed down to one lane at 95 North MM 162 due to tractor-trailer on fire.”

The tractor-trailer fire is about 1.5 miles north of Exit 160B-Interstate 20 Westbound to Columbia.

Drivers should avoid the Interstate if possible since traffic is still moving slowly as of 5 p.m., according to the SCDOT’s traffic cameras.

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