Semi, Vehicles on Fire After I-35 Crash Near Owatonna

Updated: 07/03/2014 10:45 PM
Created: 07/03/2014 4:42 PM

(ABC 6 NEWS) -- A spokesman for the Minnesota State Patrol is tweeting that there were no injuries in this fiery crash on Interstate I-35 just south of Owatonna Thursday. The northbound lanes are currently closed.

According to the state patrol, "vehicles and semis" were on fire in the northbound lanes. The crash happened around 3:45 p.m.

The Minnesota Department of Transportation is not certain how long the road will be closed. Once the accident clears, it will need to examine the road to ensure there is no damage and it is safe for traffic.

The Minnesota State Patrol is on scene and investigating.

Photo: Courtesy Judy Stender
Photo: Courtesy Judy Stender