I-70 semi fire restricts Topeka morning traffic

Local News

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – Emergency crews handled a tractor-trailer fire Saturday morning that closed lanes of Interstate 70 in Topeka.

The truck fire was burning around 9:45 a.m. at I-70’s Wanamaker Road exit when KSNT News arrived at the scene. Kansas Highway Patrol troopers said they closed I-70 eastbound to one lane while firefighters worked on the fire.

(KSNT Photo/Ryan Matoush)

Emergency crews put the fire out by 10:15. KHP said it is working to determine the cause of the fire.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories