Garbage truck fire partially closes I-84 east in Hartford - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Garbage truck fire partially closes I-84 east in Hartford

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Firefighters responded to a garbage truck fire on I-84 in Hartford on Friday morning. (DOT) Firefighters responded to a garbage truck fire on I-84 in Hartford on Friday morning. (DOT)
A vehicle fire on I-84 east in Hartford snarled the morning commute. (DOT) A vehicle fire on I-84 east in Hartford snarled the morning commute. (DOT)
HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

A portion of Interstate 84 eastbound was closed in Hartford because of a garbage truck fire.

According to the Department of Transportation, the fire happened at exit 46, the Laurel Street exit.

There's no word on injuries or a cause.

As of 9:30 a.m., two lanes of traffic were flowing.

For real-time traffic updates, check the Channel 3 traffic map here.

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