DOT: I-26 east blocked at Aviation because of vehicle fire

I-26 east is blocked at Aviation Avenue because of a vehicle fire, according to DOT.

At 2:45 p.m. cameras show traffic at a standstill.

A tractor trailer fire with heavy smoke is backing up traffic for several miles, according to tweets from the Highway Patrol, Charleston County Sheriff’s Office and City of North Charleston.

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