Multiple vehicle fires on I-64 EB, all lanes cleared

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Norfolk Fire and Rescue is reporting that all lanes have been cleared from the multiple vehicle fires on Interstate 64 eastbound at the Willoughby Bay Bridge that happened earlier Tuesday.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue tweeted Tuesday afternoon that the vehicle fire was fully involved. All lanes of traffic on the eastbound side had been blocked for several hours as crews worked to clear the wreckage.

Photos: Accident on I-64 Near the HRBT

Several units reported to the scene to battle the fire, which started around 2:45 this afternoon and involved several vehicles.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue says that all drivers and passengers self-evacuated.

Five people were taken to a hospital with minor injuries

 

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