Inbound Skyway Open After Truck Fire

June 16, 2011 Updated Jun 16, 2011 at 3:31 PM EDT

By WKBW News

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Inbound Skyway Open After Truck Fire

June 16, 2011 Updated Jun 16, 2011 at 3:31 PM EDT

BUFFALO, NY ( WKBW ) Buffalo firefighters responded to a tractor trailer that caught fire on the inbound Skyway shortly after 12:45pm Thursday.

It is unknown at the time of this posting how the fire started, or if there were any injuries.

Traffic was stopped on the inbound Skyway coming into Buffalo, however outbound traffic remained open, but congested. Route 5 was closed from Ridge.

Entrances to the Skyway from the I-190 were shut down.

An Eyewitness News crew was on the scene, and will have more on Channel 7 at 5, 6, & 11.