All lanes are back open after a semi-truck fire blocked traffic on eastbound Highway 58 on Friday.
Viewer video of the scene and the backup was sent to 17 News from a motorist. The vehicle fire happened on eastbound 58 near Bena Road, according to CHP.
The No. 1 lane was reopened about noon, and the second lane was back open shortly before 3:30 p.m., CHP reported on its Traffic Incident Page.
No injuries were reported.
KERN COUNTY: Eastbound State Route 58 currently closed just west of the SR 223 junction due to a vehicle fire. One lane will re-open once fire has been put out. pic.twitter.com/jjdRV0Lpm0— Caltrans District 6 (@CaltransDist6) March 16, 2018