Vehicle fire shuts down all lanes of I-295 northbound at Normandy Boulevard

Florida Department of Transportation traffic cameras show the scene just before 6 a.m. (Copyright 2020 by WJXT News4Jax - All rights reserved.)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A vehicle fire and crash halted traffic on I-295 northbound at Normandy Boulevard Tuesday morning, according to FDOT.

At last check at 8 a.m, emergency vehicles are still blocking on lane of travel on the northbound side.

The crash occurred before 5 a.m. It’s not clear how many vehicles are involved.

One News4Jax reader sent in this photo at 6 a.m. of backed-up traffic.

Crews were on scene to put out the vehicle fire. (WJXT 2020)

Expect delays as traffic recovers in the area.


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