MERRIAM, Kan. — Southbound I-35 has reopened at 67th Street Tuesday after a semitrailer caught on fire.
The fire, which started around 9 a.m., was near 75th Street and caused traffic to back up for at least three miles.
Kansas Highway Patrol said no one was injured.
Semi fire in the area of SB I-35 North of 75th Street.
Please use caution and #MoveOver as Troopers, fire personnel, and tow trucks work to get the roadway cleared.
2 lanes are open. No injuries.
Thanks to Trooper Murphy for the photos from the field! pic.twitter.com/FVH9xOUfgx
— Trooper Candice (@TroopCandiceKHP) August 6, 2019