Semi truck fire closes several lanes of northbound Interstate 5 north of Santa Clarita

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UPDATE (7:17 p.m.): CHP says a SIGALERT for northbound I-5 south at Lake Hughes Road will continue for at least another four hours.

The #1 and #2 lanes have been reopened following a semi tuck fire that spread to the nearby hillside. Caltrans says lane closures will be in place until 2 a.m.

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A semi truck fire has closed several lanes of northbound Interstate 5 south of Pyramid Lake.

CHP reports a semi truck was on fire on the side of the road at around 3:30 p.m. about 10 miles north of Santa Clarita.

Southbound lanes are open, and the #1 lane of northbound I-5 is open.

Officials say the fire has spread to the hillside.

We will update this story as we learn more information.

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