Truck carrying 40,000 lbs of tuna catches fire

9:30 AM, Mar 29, 2013   |    comments
(Georgia Department of Transportation)
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FOREST PARK, Ga. -- A truck carrying 40,000 pounds of canned tuna caught fire on Interstate 75 Friday morning.

The fire happened on southbound I-75 just south of Forest Parkway in Clayton County. Dispatchers said only the cab of the truck was affected by the blaze.

Georgia Department of Transportation officials said three of four lanes were temporarily shut down by the wreck.

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