Vehicle catches fire in Montgomery County

Firefighters responded to the scene along with MHP

Posted: Jul 15, 2018 9:27 PM

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A vehicle caught fire along Interstate 55 Sunday causing a traffic backup.

A viewer who was stuck in the traffic sent us a picture of the incident that happened along I-55 near Winona.

Ronnie Shive with the Mississippi Highway Patrol says the incident involved a stranded motorist with mechanical issues.

Firefighters responded to the scene along with MHP. No injuries were reported.

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