Update: Fire erupts in FedEx truck's cab

, Posted: Thu, August 28 2014 at 8:08 AM, Updated: Thu, August 28 2014 at 9:03 AM

Update: Fire erupts in FedEx truck's cab

Update (9:05am 8/28) ODOT says all northbound I5 lanes are now open.


Update (8:30am 8/28) ODOT says one lane of northbound I5 has reopened 10 miles north of the California border. Motorists should expect delays.


Ashland, Ore. -- A FedEx truck's cab erupts in flames along Interstate 5 Thursday morning. The call came in at about 5 a.m. The truck is pulling two trailers and is near mile post 10 in Ashland.

Both northbound lanes are blocked. The driver did get out safely. Fire District 3 was on scene to extinguish the flames. 

Stay with NBC5 as we continue to cover this developing story.

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