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Semi truck fire closes I-94, Saturday morning

Saturday morning, a semi on fire caused I-94 in Parma Township eastbound to be closed for nearly three hours.

The semi was hauling 80,000 lbs. of dry ice, blew a tire around 9 AM, which caused the trailer to eventually become fully engulfed.

Parma-Sandstone Fire was able to put out the fire and were at the scene until noon.

The semi driver, not indentified, was able to unhook his tractor from the trailer and drive it away from the fire, limiting the damage.

The trailer was a total loss.

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Topics : Disaster_Accident
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Locations : Parma Township
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