I-84 car fire

A vehicle fire on I-84 eastbound in Cheshire closed that side of the highway on Thursday morning.

CHESHIRE, CT (WFSB) - Interstate 84 eastbound in Cheshire was closed because of a car fire, but has since reopened.

It's happening between exits 26 and 27 on Thursday morning.

Officials closed the eastbound side of highway in the area.

However, traffic was getting by a little after 8 a.m., though delays were still reported.

No injuries were reported.

There's no word on a cause.

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

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