Truck hauling ice cream catches fire on Colorado highway

0922-colorado-ice-cream-truckGeorgetown, Colo. – A stretch of a Colorado highway was closed after a semi-truck carrying a load of ice cream caught fire.

Colorado State Public Affairs reported the fire on eastbound Interstate 70 near Georgetown at around 4:00 Thursday evening. Both lanes re-opened roughly an hour later.

CSP said the fire was likely caused by overheated brakes. There were no injuries.

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