PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A fully-loaded car carrier that was transporting new cars caught fire Thursday morning, which led to major traffic delays on I-95 in Philadelphia.
The fire happened on I-95 northbound approaching the Philadelphia Airport right around Route 420. The Route 420 ramp getting on to I-95 was blocked.READ MORE: 5 People Shot Near Temple University, Philadelphia Police Say
The fire is under control, but the backup from earlier in the morning, plus the usual morning rush, caused traffic problems in the area. There was also a gaper delay in the southbound lanes.READ MORE: PPA Adding Patrols To Monitor Illegally Parked Cars In Bike Lanes Amid Growing Number Of Bicyclists Killed In Philly
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.MORE NEWS: Dirt Bike Rider Wanted In Hit-And-Run That Left Teenager Dead, Philadelphia Police Say
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