Traffic grinds to halt as firemen put out Crosstown truck fire

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Firefighters spent a few minutes Wednesday evening containing a vehicle blaze on the Crosstown in downtown Charleston.

According to Mark Ruppel with the Charleston Fire Department, the fire started about 6 p.m. but was put out in a few minutes and no one was injured. He did not have any information about the cause of the fire.

According to Ruppel, the fire was on the Crosstown at the I-26 approach to the Ravenel Bridge.

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