POSEY COUNTY, Ind. (WEHT) – The Posey County Sheriff’s Office and fire officials are investigating after responding to a semi-truck on fire.

It happened on Interstate 64 in Posey County.

The Sheriff’s Office released these pictures of the damage to the back of the truck.

Deputies say there has been one crash due to a driver being distracted by the fire.

Fire officials and deputies are investigating. They’re asking drivers to avoid the area or slow down and pay attention to their surroundings.

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(This story was originally published on August 15, 2019)