Semi car carrier hauling nine vehicles catches fire shutting down I-95 S at Bunnell exit

ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. — 9 A.M. UPDATE: Two southbound lanes on I-95 south are still blocked.

6:40 A.M. UPDATE: A left soutbound lane has opened. Traffic is still backed up about two miles.

Original Story:

All southbound lanes are shut down on I-95 south at the US 1/ Bunnell exit -- near the St. Johns County and Flagler County line due to a semi car carrier catching fire.

St. Johns County deputies say it was carrying nine vehicles at the time of the fire.



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Video shows the carrier fully engulfed in flames. The fire has since been put out and crews are working to clean up in the area.

Traffic is currently being detoured.  US 1 is your alterante route.

Action News Jax is working to learn if there are any injuries reported.

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