Vehicle fire cleared on I-664 in Chesapeake

Vehicle fire on I-664 southbound Oct. 4, 2017 (Photo courtesy: Jessica Fullerton‎)

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) – A detour was in place Wednesday afternoon on I-664 southbound near Portsmouth Boulevard because of a vehicle fire.

Traffic is moving again, but the earlier road closure caused traffic to back up for several miles.

Several 10 On Your Side viewers who passed the scene said it involved a garbage truck.

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