Semi fire shuts down I-57 in Union County - WSIL-TV 3 Southern Illinois

Semi fire shuts down I-57 in Union County

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UPDATED: APRIL 11, 2019 4:10 p.m.

UNION CO. -- A News 3 photographer on scene reports one lane of I-57 southbound is now open. 

But traffic is moving slowly.

There is no word on what caused the semi fire at this time.

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UNION CO. -- Illinois State Police have Interstate 57 southbound shutdown south of Dongola due to a semi fire.

News 3 has a crew on the way to the scene.

We'll pass along updates as we get them.

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