ORLANDO, Fla. – The eastbound lanes of Interstate 4 are back open after crews cleared the wreckage from a truck fire.
The fire closed all eastbound lanes near the Kaley Avenue exit, according to Orlando police.
The pest control truck caught fire after 2 p.m. Wednesday.
Police have not said what caused the fire but said that no one was hurt. Traffic was getting by on the shoulder, according to officers.
Officers said special equipment was needed to remove the vehicle.
UPDATE: Drivers should avoid I-4 EB as it will remain closed for some time, following this vehicle fire at Kaley. No one was hurt; however the vehicle was a pest control vehicle, so special equipment must be brought in to remove it. Traffic is only getting by on the shoulder. pic.twitter.com/5ZjQEAoD8y— Orlando Police (@OrlandoPolice) April 7, 2021
This is a developing story and will be updated when new details become available.