Part of Highway 31 closed in Decatur due to 18-wheeler catching fire

Part of Highway 31 closed in Decatur due to 18-wheeler catching fire
Road closure due to fire (Source: KEYC News Now, File)

DECATUR, Ala. (WAFF) - Crews with Decatur Fire confirm an 18-wheeler caught fire on a major highway and advise drivers to avoid the area until further notice.

Officials are on the scene of the fire at Highway 31 N and Highway 20 E. Units have shut down the highway in these areas as they work to put the fire out.

The cause of the fire or if anyone was injured is still unknown at this time.

This is a developing story, stick WAFF for updates.

Parts of Al-20 are shut down due to the fire
Parts of Al-20 are shut down due to the fire (Source: WAFF)

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