Westbound I-94 reopened at Telegraph Road after fuel tanker fire, MSP says

Tanker full of diesel fuel catches fire, police say

DEARBORN, Mich. – Westbound I-94 has been reopened at Telegraph Road after an active fuel tanker fire, according to Michigan State Police.

Police also closed northbound Telegraph Road, south of I-94, officials said.

Investigators said a tow truck was towing the tanker, which was full of diesel fuel, when it caught fire.

All the vehicles involved are now unoccupied, police said.

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