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I-71 in Ohio partially shut down for truck fire

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Interstate 71 in Ohio has been partially closed for a truck fire on Wednesday morning. 

The incident happened on June 15th at around 5:15 a.m. in Delaware County, Ohio. 

According to 10 WBNS News, the semi truck caught fire on southbound I-71 near US Highway 37 and Lewis Center. The fire has forced the closure of all but the left lane of I-71 in the area. All other lanes are closed at State Route 37. 

No injuries have been reported and the cause behind the fire is unclear. Drivers are urged to avoid the area as crews clear the scene.

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