Road reopens after vehicle fire on I-5 in Shasta County

A vehicle fire is causing traffic delays and has blocked a lane on northbound I-5 in Shasta County.

Posted: Jul 25, 2019 11:35 AM
Updated: Jul 25, 2019 12:57 PM

UPDATE 12:56 p.m. Thursday, July 25, 2019 - Caltrans District 2 says traffic is returning to normal after a vehicle fire on I-5, north of Riverside Avenue in Shasta County. 

---

UPDATE 12:40 p.m. Thursday, July 25, 2019 - California Highway Patrol says the vehicle has been put out, however, one of the lanes on northbound I-5 is still blocked. 

Stay tuned for updates. 

---

SHASTA COUNTY, Calif. - A vehicle fire is causing traffic delays and has blocked a lane on northbound I-5 in Shasta County.

Caltrans District 2 first reported the traffic delays around 11:15 a.m. 

The #2 lane of northbound I-5 is currently blocked just north of Riverside Avenue. 

Stay with Action News Now for the latest updates as they become available. 

Chico
Clear
72° wxIcon
Hi: 95° Lo: 61°
Feels Like: 72°
Oroville
Clear
73° wxIcon
Hi: 92° Lo: 66°
Feels Like: 73°
Paradise
Clear
72° wxIcon
Hi: 85° Lo: 66°
Feels Like: 72°
Chester
Clear
72° wxIcon
Hi: 76° Lo: 36°
Feels Like: 72°
Red Bluff
Clear
72° wxIcon
Hi: 93° Lo: 59°
Feels Like: 72°
Willows
Clear
72° wxIcon
Hi: 97° Lo: 56°
Feels Like: 72°
Another mostly sunny and hot day for northern California today, quite similar to yesterday. Our weather will begin to change tomorrow, however, as a disturbance brings more clouds, cooler air, and a few showers and thunderstorms.
KHSL Severe
KHSL Radar
KHSL Temperatures

Community Events