Vehicle fire slows traffic on I-64 in New Kent

Posted at 1:38 PM, Aug 07, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-07 14:31:47-04

NEW KENT, Va. (WTVR) — A vehicle fire on I-64 westbound in New Kent slowed traffic Wednesday afternoon.

All of the interstate’s westbound lanes were closed at mile marker 217, which is just west of the Eltham Road exit, around 1:30. However, all lanes had reopened around 2:30.

Officials advised drivers to use Route 60 to avoid delays.