Vehicle fire on southbound I-664

Vehicle fire on I-664 southbound July 22, 2014. (Facebook/Shannon Côté)

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – Both lanes of southbound I-664 are now open after being closed due to a car fire on the interstate around noon Tuesday.

A WAVY viewer submitted an image from the scene just after noon, which shows flames coming from the engine area of a white vehicle. Police dispatchers say the vehicle was abandoned. There are no reported injuries.

According to VDOT, the scene was at the Monitor Merrimac Memorial Bridge Tunnel South.

All lanes are now open to traffic. Live Traffic Cameras


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