Electric Car On Fire On I-95, Traffic Slowed At Linton

Delray Beach Florida News Palm Beach County
The scene just south of Atlantic Avenue in Delray Beach, courtesy FDOT.

BY: STAFF REPORT | BocaNewsNow.com

UPDATE: See the latest right here.

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Copyright © 2022 MetroDesk Media, LLC) — An unknown model of an electric car caught fire on I-95 northbound just south of Atlantic Boulevard around 8:50 p.m. Tuesday night. I-95 is now backed up — as of 9:10 p.m. — for quite a distance. The Florida Department of Transportation confirms that at least two northbound lanes are blocked.

It was not immediately clear if anyone was injured, the type of car involved, or whether it was the result of a crash. Multiple firefighting units are on the scene.

Southbound lanes do not appear to be affected. Check back for updates.

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