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Semi catches fire on Highway 395 south of Ritzville

ADAMS CO., Wash. - One lane of southbound Highway 395 is back open after a commercial semi caught fire on Wednesday afternoon. The crash happened about 30 miles south of Ritzville. 

Washington State Patrol said the semi was completely engulfed in flames and fully blocked the roadway for about an hour. The local fire department and other crews arrived on scene and set up alternate routes along 395. They have since reopened one lane.

Currently, there is no estimate on when the roadway will be reopened, and no word on the driver’s condition.


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