I-45 Reopened in Dallas After Two 18-Wheelers Catch Fire

Two 18-wheelers were involved in a crash that shut down Interstate 45 in Dallas late Wednesday night. [[362764771,C]]

The two 18-wheelers caught fire after crashing into each other on the northbound lanes of I-45 near Simpson Stuart Road just before midnight.

There is no word yet on the condition of the drivers.

As of 5 a.m., only the shoulder is open to drivers. There is no word yet when additional lanes will reopen.

The cause of the crash has not yet been released.

Stay tuned to NBC 5 for the latest updates.

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