Car Fire Blocks Lanes Of I65 North

Posted at 7:58 PM, Nov 20, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-20 20:58:26-05

A large car fire narrowed Interstate 65 down to one lane for a short time Friday night.

The two-vehicle crash happened around 6:30 p.m. near Armory Drive, exit 79.

Officials with the Metro Nashville Police Department said the drivers suffered minor injuries.

However, both cars caught fire, making a huge blaze on the interstate causing three lanes to be temporarily closed.

All lanes were reopened around 7:45 p.m.