Traffic build-up after cargo fire on I-24 in Rutherford County

Posted at 4:57 PM, Nov 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-29 18:11:28-05

RUTHERFORD CO., Tenn. (WTVF) — Responders are on the scene and traffic is backed up on Interstate 24 near Almaville Road due to a cargo fire.

Tennessee Highway Patrol says the incident at mile marker 70 has the right westbound lane blocked. Eastbound traffic is not affected.

It is expected to be cleared at 8 p.m.

THP says they have not received information about what the vehicle was carrying.

No injuries have been reported.