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VIDEO: 18-wheeler fire on I-35 in North Austin under control

Expect delays as officials work to clear the scene.

AUSTIN, Texas — An 18-wheeler fire is now under control after an incident on Interstate 35 in North Austin on Tuesday evening.

The Austin Fire Department said the incident occurred around the 8700 block of N. I-35 northbound, which is not far from the Rundberg Lane exit.

Video provided by a KVUE viewer showed the truck's rear right tires engulfed in flames, with extensive damage rising up to the trailer.

Expect delays in the area as first responders work to clear the scene.


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