A garbage truck caught fire in Hartford on Tuesday afternoon.
The fire was reported on the High Street overpass around 1:30 p.m. The fire forced authorities to close the exit 49 off-ramp on the eastbound side of I-84.
Drivers were asked to reduce their speed when approaching the fire.
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No injuries were reported to police.
#CTtraffic: I84 eb x49 off-ramp Hartford closed for truck fire w/oil spill. No injuries reported. Reduce speed approaching area.— CT State Police (@CT_STATE_POLICE) August 8, 2017
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
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