Car fire briefly shuts down I-70W in Clayton

CLAYTON — A car erupted in flames tonight, temporarily shutting down westbound Interstate 70.

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The car fire was reported around 9:15 p.m. on I-70 at mile marker 25, not far from Salem Avenue in Clayton.

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There were no injuries reported, and the car fire was quickly extinguished, with only the left lane shut down by 9:30 p.m.

It’s not clear how the fire started.

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