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ALL LANES OPEN on Hwy 5 Near Red Bluff After Truck and Vegetation Fire

Traffic backed up on Interstate 5 due to semi truck fire, located north of Red Bluff near Jelly's Ferry Rd.

A semi truck was on fire near Jelly's Ferry north of Red Bluff after noon on Thursday.

Posted: Jul. 19, 2018 12:54 PM
Updated: Jul. 20, 2018 10:25 AM

UPDATE 3:15 p.m. Thursday July 19, 2018 - According to Caltrans,, all lanes are open, but drivers need to expect long delays. The location of the truck and vegetation fire is 1.5 mi. north of Herbert S. Miles Rest Area.


RED BLUFF, Calif. - A semi truck caught fire, causing temporary southbound lane closure on Interstate 5.

The fire appears to be contained, and at least one lane is open for thru traffic at this time (12:53 p.m. Thursday).

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