Car Carrier Catches Fire, Snarls Traffic On Pennsylvania Turnpike

CHARLESTOWN TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS) – Emergency crews responded to a burning car carrier on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Chester County Thursday afternoon, snarling traffic on the westbound lanes.

It happened at about 4 p.m. in Charlestown Township. Traffic is getting by, but there is a delay between Downingtown and Valley Forge.

There is no word on how the fire started. No injuries have been reported.

Stay with CBSPhilly for updates.

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