Cargo fire 10/17/2020

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TENN. (WSMV) - Delays are expected through at least 6:30 p.m. after a cargo fire broke out on I-24 east in Rutherford Saturday afternoon.

The incident was reported just after 3 p.m. at mile marker 71.

Tennessee Highway Patrol tells News4 it was a vehicle hauling food products and no injuries were reported.

One inside lane is open at this time while crews work to clear the area. is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, 4WARN weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from News4 Nashville.

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