Truck fire blocks all lanes of southbound I-5 in Seattle

SEATTLE – A burning truck blocked all lanes of traffic on southbound I-5 in Seattle on Thursday night.

The fire began at around 6:15 p.m. near the West Seattle Bridge. It soon engulfed the truck and all lanes were blocked.

WSDOT said to take alternate routes through Seattle.

There was no word on when the freeway would reopen.