Semi truck fire closes Hwy 58

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OAKRIDGE, Ore. - A semi truck caught fire and closed Highway 58 east of Oakridge on Monday morning.

The cause of the fire and the extent of injuries, if any, are not yet known.

The truck fire happened around 6 a.m. about 3 miles west of McCredie Hot Spring.

The fire and emergency response closed Hwy 58 until one lane could be reopened around 6:30 a.m.

Flaggers moved traffic through the area until both lanes could be reopened to traffic.