Crews working to extinguish car fire on I-80 near Lincoln

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LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – UPDATE: The Nebraska State Patrol says all lanes on Interstate-80 are now open after crews finished extinguishing a car fire east of Lincoln on Wednesday.


Raymond and Waverly fire crews are working on extinguishing a car fire on Interstate 80 east of Lincoln.

Traffic has been slowed down as crews work to put out the blaze.  The Nebraska State Patrol asks that drivers stay patient and alert.

Right now, troopers are performing rolling roadblocks to help bring traffic into the area just east of 56th Street.

Patrol spokesman Cody Thomas said troopers don’t know what caused the fire.  There are no known injuries at this time.

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