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Truck hauling Red Bull catches fire on I-95

Posted at 11:55 PM, May 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-26 06:34:28-04

HENRICO COUNTY, VA. -- An investigation is underway into a tractor trailer fire that closed lanes of Interstate 95 south Wednesday night into Thursday morning.

All lanes, near the Brook Road exit (mile marker 82) in Henrico County, by  6 a.m. Thursday.

The preliminary investigation into the fire revealed the flames likely started in the truck's brakes.

The driver suffered minor injuries during the fire. He was treated and released by EMS on the scene.

The truck was hauling cans of the energy drink Red Bull.