BUTLER TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WDTN) — A vehicle caught fire on I-70 West just beyond I-75 on Wednesday morning.

It happened around 6 a.m. in the westbound lanes, where I-75 southbound merges with I-70.

Footage from Live Drive 2 showed a vehicle engulfed in flames, and Ohio Department of Transportation traffic cameras showed fire crews responding.

Live Drive 2 driver John McCance can be seen attempting to put out the vehicle fire in the video above.


The woman driving got out before authorities arrived. Fire crews got to the scene and put out the fire.

Several lanes of the interstate were briefly shut down due to the fire. All lanes are back open now.

2 NEWS is working to learn what caused the car to catch fire.