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Semi Truck Filled With Paints Catches Fire On Toll Road

Last updated on Monday, December 15, 2008

(MISHAWAKA) - State police say one eastbound lane of the toll road remains closed after a paint spill and truck fire between Mishawaka and Elkhart.

A semi-truck loaded with paints and inks caught fire Sunday night.

Emergency crews from Elkhart helped to put out the flames, but authorities were concerned about hazardous materials because of the fumes and paint spill.

No injuries were reported.

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