State Police: Tractor-Trailer Catches Fire On Route 78

All lanes have reopened after a tractor-trailer went up in flames on Route 78 westbound in Hunterdon County Tuesday afternoon, State Police said.

Route 78 westbound in Union Township
Route 78 westbound in Union Township Photo Credit: Google Maps (Street View)

The trailer blaze broke out near milepost 14 in Union Township just after 1 p.m., NJSP Sgt. Jeff Flynn told Daily Voice.

No injuries were reported, Flynn said.

The area was cleared with all lanes reopened about an hour later, authorities said.

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