I-66 westbound travel lanes reopen

(Photo: Courtesy Eric Countryman)

All travel lanes on westbound I-66 have been reopened five hours after a truck caught fire.

Authorities report that a tractor trailer caught fire on I-66 at Route 123 in Fairfax in the westbound lanes, forcing the lanes to be shut down. No one was injured in the incident.

The truck caught fire at about 1:30 p.m. and the lanes were reopened at about 6:30 p.m.

{ }{ }{ } { }{ }{ }Firefighters stand by the burning truck. (Photo courtesy Travis Tate)