Semi-truck fire closes eastbound I-40 east of Grants

New Mexico News

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – A semi-truck hauling vehicles caught fire east of Grants Saturday evening. This forced eastbound I-40 to shut down.

Viewer video shows the trailer completely engulfed in flames. Traffic has been diverted to state road 6. The cause and whether or not anyone was hurt is unknown. This is a developing story and News 13 will provide updates as they become available.

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