Traffic Update: Early morning car fire on I-55 in St. John the Baptist now extinguished, cleared
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST - According to Total Traffic and Weather Network, a Friday (March 12) morning vehicle fire that briefly congested traffic along I-55 NB after US-51/Exit 1 has been extinguished and the incident cleared from the roadway.
The incident, which was initially reported around 5 a.m, was extinguished shortly before 6 a.m. and as of 6:26 a.m., the site was cleared from the roadway.
For traffic advisories throughout the morning, watch WBRZ’s traffic reports on 2une In on WBRZ Plus from 5 a.m. until 9 a.m. and during the remainder of the day, traffic advisories are tweeted via @WBRZTraffic.
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