Garbage fire closes Interstate 75 ramp from Interstate 4

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TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — Delays were building on Interstate 4 Wednesday morning after a truck spilled garbage which caught fire in the Interstate 75 northbound ramp onto the interstate.

The Florida Highway Patrol said the truck dumped a load of carboard onto the road, which caught fire.

Firefighters responded to put out the blaze and remove the debris. They were able to open one lane about an hour later. All lanes have since reopened.

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