Truck fire closes I-44 on ramp Thursday morning

Posted on Thursday, June 4th, 2020 at 8:34 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A truck accident caught fire on a busy portion of I-44 shutting down multiple lanes early Thursday morning.

According to KFOR, officials responded to an accident on the westbound on-ramp of I-44 near M.L. King Avenue before 5 a.m. The on-ramp, as well as the right lane of I-44 West, were closed during rush hour traffic Thursday morning.

No injuries are being reported as a result of the fire and an investigation as to what may have caused the accident is underway.

The on-ramp and right lane reopened early Thursday afternoon as the wreckage has been cleared.

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