Cement truck explodes under Interstate 17

Posted at 9:07 AM, Oct 02, 2015

A vehicle fire closed both portions of interstate 17 on Thursday night.

Phoenix fire said a cement truck caught fire at Interstate 17 and Cactus Road around 11:00 p.m.

The driver of the truck was able to get out of his vehicle. There were no injuries reported.

The truck was reportedly carrying a full tank of diesel.

All lanes of interstate 17 have now reopened.

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