I-85 Northbound Reopens After Several Tractor Trailer Incidents

Crews have reopened at least one northbound lane on I-85 in Anderson county starting at mile marker 5. Traffic is moving slow around mile marker 5. Both lanes are open at mile marker 5 and 10.

Our crew on the scene on the scene says a tractor trailer fell down an embankment.

Two tractor trailers also wrecked at mile marker 7.  Traffic had been backed up in the area after an earlier tractor trailer fire. A tow truck came to remove the 18-wheeler at mile marker 7.5.

According to dispatchers, the call came in at 2:13am near exit 11 or mile marker 10.  The truck was carrying several vehicles.  Six cars on the tractor trailer caught on fire.  Both lanes are open at this location

At least 2 people had to go to the hospital.

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