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Trailer fire slows I-35 traffic near Ardmore

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Officials said the contents of the trailer burning on I-35 posed no hazard. (KTEN) Officials said the contents of the trailer burning on I-35 posed no hazard. (KTEN)
Traffic on I-35 near Ardmore was slowed after an 18-wheeler caught fire. (KTEN) Traffic on I-35 near Ardmore was slowed after an 18-wheeler caught fire. (KTEN)

CARTER COUNTY, Okla. -- If you were stuck in traffic on northbound Interstate 35 on Tuesday afternoon, here's why:

The trailer of a Hirschbach Motor Lines 18-wheeler caught fire around 2:30 p.m. The freeway was shut down for a short time. One lane was reopened after firefighters brought the blaze under control.

Authorities said there was nothing dangerous burning inside the trailer, and nobody was hurt.

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