Flaming garbage truck slowed morning rush on eastbound I-10

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Picture taken at 6:43 a.m. Monday. (WJXT 2021)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.. – Delays on I-10 eastbound were heavy early Monday morning as Jacksonville Fire-Rescue responded to a garbage truck on fire.

The fire appeared to have started before 6:30 a.m. in the cab and was extinguished quickly. Two lanes were blocked while responders towed the truck from the interstate. The scene cleared just after 7 a.m.

The driver was not injured.