I-95 north near Titusville reopens after semi-truck crash, fire

Tractor-trailer catches fire after hitting guardrail

By Brianna Volz - Web producer, Cheryl McCloud, Florida Today

A tractor-trailer is on fire, blocking all lanes on Interstate 95 near Titusville. (Image: Florida Department of Transportation)

TITUSVILLE, Fla. -  

UPDATE: All lanes of I-95 near Titusville have reopened, according to officials with the Brevard County Emergency Management.

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The cab of the truck was engulfed in flames around 6:30 a.m., according to Brevard County Fire Rescue. 

The Florida Highway Patrol said the crash was reported at mile marker 213 on northbound I-95 near Titusville and does involve injuries, according to News 6 partner Florida Today. Fire Rescue officials said the truck burst into flames after hitting a guardrail.

All lanes were blocked as crews worked to put out the flames. Traffic began moving again around 7:15 a.m., but officials still suggested drivers use another route. By 9:15 a.m., two lanes were open but traffic was still at a crawl.

A semi truck catches fire after hitting a guardrail on northbound I-95 near Titusville. (Images: Brevard County Fire Rescue)

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