Semi truck catches fire in Henry County, closing southbound I-71

Photo courtesy Kenny Bradley

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- All lanes of I-71 South in Henry County were closed around 8 p.m. Thursday after a semi truck carrying car parts caught fire.

Both lanes reopened just before 10 p.m. There's no word on whether anyone was injured.

Below is video of the fire and the ensuing backup:

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