Vehicle Fire Slows I-35 Traffic Through Central Texas

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ROSS (August 23, 2013)—A vehicle fire Friday afternoon on Interstate 35 between Waco and West slowed both northbound and southbound traffic.

The fire, which was reported around mid-afternoon near Ross, slowed southbound traffic nearly to Wiggins Road and northbound traffic just past Ross Road, the Texas Department of Transportation said.

The fire was extinguished the burned-out vehicle was removed from the highway by around 3 p.m. and traffic was clearing.