Truck catches fire on I77 South

Published: Mar. 13, 2016 at 5:58 PM EDT
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PARKERSBURG, W.Va (WTAP)- A vehicle fire on I-77 slows traffic Sunday afternoon as firefighters worked to put it out.

It happened southbound on I-77 at the 175 mile mark. Wood County dispatchers say the call came in from a passerby at 2:19PM.

Members of the Eastwood Volunteer Fire Department responded and the truck was extinguished in less than an hour.

The incident is still under investigation, but officials believe the fire started in the engine. Dispatchers say thankfully no one was injured.