Semi-truck catches on fire in Daviess County

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In Daviess County, traffic was backed up on the Audubon Parkway after a semi-truck caught on fire.

Dispatch says it happened Tuesday around 7:30, near the 23-mile marker, which is just outside of the City of Owensboro.

The westbound lanes of the Audubon Parkway were closed while crews worked to put out the flames.

Firefighters say no one was injured.

The scene was cleared within a few hours.

It’s unclear why the semi-truck was on fire.

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(This story was originally published on January 29, 2019)

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