Vehicle fire stalls traffic on I-285 in DeKalb County - CBS46 News

Vehicle fire stalls traffic on I-285 in DeKalb County

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Backed up traffic on I-285. Photo source: GDOT Backed up traffic on I-285. Photo source: GDOT
DEKALB COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

A vehicle fire currently has three lanes blocked on westbound I-285 at Flat Shoals Road in DeKalb County.

It is unclear what caused the vehicle to ignite but the situation has traffic backed up past the interchange with I-20.

Commuters are advised to use an alternate route when traveling in the area.

GDOT reports the roadway should fully reopen around 7 a.m.

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