A motor vehicle fire closed the westbound side of Interstate 84 near the Southington/Plainville town line on Monday morning.
I-84 was closed near exit 33 after a truck fire was reported around 10:30 a.m.
#CTtraffic: I84 wb x33 in Plainville closed for truck fire containing hazmat. Troopers diverting traffic off I84 in the area of I-691.— CT State Police (@CT_STATE_POLICE) October 10, 2016
Lanes reopened around 11 a.m.
#CTtraffic: I84 wb x33 Plainville left & center lane open, right lane & shoulder remain CLOSED. Reduce speed approaching area. Expect delay.— CT State Police (@CT_STATE_POLICE) October 10, 2016
The highway reopened around 11:30 a.m.
There is no word on injuries
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
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