Vehicle fire shuts down interstate ramp in Huber Heights

Local News

A vehicle was damaged by fire on the ramp from S.R. 201 to I-70 WB on Tuesday, September 10, 2019. (Photo: Stacy Worley)

HUBER HEIGHTS, Ohio (WDTN) — A vehicle fire briefly shut down an interstate ramp in Huber Heights during morning rush hour traffic Tuesday.

Crews responded to reports of the a vehicle fire on the ramp from S.R. 201 to I-70 westbound around 6:45 a.m. Tuesday.

People in the vehicle tell 2 NEWS an oil issue likely caused the fire. They say the fire started earlier and they were able to put it out.

The people from the vehicle say they started driving the vehicle, but the fire rekindled, forcing them to pull over on the edge of the ramp.

No one was injured.

The front of the vehicle was damaged by the fire.

Authorities shut down the ramp for nearly 30 minutes due to the fire. It reopened around 7:15 a.m.

Grab the FREE WDTN News App for iPhone or Android. Stay up to date with all the local news, weather and sports as well as live newscasts and events as they happen.

news-app-download-apple-350x50 news-app-download-android-350x50

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter for all the latest news, weather and sports.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

9-4 donate dayton strong

Tragedy in Dayton Stories

More Oregon District Shooting

Latest Video on

Only on | Phil Wiedenheft

More profile-65422

Trending Stories

Interactive Radar

More As Seen on 2 NEWS