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18-wheeler fire stalls traffic on interstate

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HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

An 18-wheeler caught fire Wednesday morning, causing some delays on Interstate 59 South of Hardy Street. 

According to emergency officials on scene, the front of the 18-wheeler caught fire around 8:40 a.m. 

Official say the driver was not injured. 

Traffic is moving slowly in both southbound lanes. 

MDOT urges drivers to use caution in the area until the scene is clear. 

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