I-95 reopens lanes after tractor trailer fire - Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm Beach, FL-news & weather

I-95 reopens lanes after tractor trailer fire

Posted by Rachel Leigh - email

PORT ST LUCIE, FL (WFLX) - All lanes of Northbound I-95 are now open.

Update, FRI 4 PM: All lanes were shut down Friday morning after fire damaged the bridge at the St. Lucie West overpass. 

The fire started in a trailer hauling tires, and burned so hot some pieces of concrete fell from the overpass. 

Drivers are encouraged to use the Florida Turnpike as a detour.  I-95 southbound lanes are not affected.

Previously: Northbound lanes of I-95 are shut down at the St. Lucie West overpass due to a fire that has damaged the bridge.

The fire started in a trailer being used to haul tires. The fire burned so hot, some pieces of concrete fell from the overpass.

Drivers are encouraged to use the Florida Turnpike as a detour.  It is expected the bridge will be closed through Friday.

I-95 southbound lanes are not affected.

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