Traffic Backed Up After Semi Fire on I-71

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Semi fire on I-71; Photo from Steven

MEDINA, Ohio– A semi fire on I-71 in Medina is causing some traffic backups Friday night.

Police said it happened just after 6 p.m. at milemarker 214.

The semi cab was on fire, along with 3 cars it was carrying.

The fire is under control, but police said just one southbound lane remains open while the scene is cleared.

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