Mississippi interstate blocked after motorhome bursts into flames

Published 5:42 pm Saturday, July 13, 2019

Traffic along Interstate 20 westbound near the Indiana Avenue exit was blocked shortly before 4 p.m. as emergency officials responded to a vehicle fire.

Witnesses said a motorhome, traveling west, pulled off on to the side of the interstate when flames appeared in the rear of the vehicle.

The motorhome suffered severe damage, while the fire also engulfed what appeared to be an H2 Hummer that was being pulled behind the motorhome.

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Early reports said no one was injured.