Car fire temporarily shuts down part of I-495 in Boxborough

BOXBOROUGH, MASS. (WHDH) - A pick-up truck that burst into flames on Interstate 495 in Boxborough Wednesday prompted road closures and major delays.

The northbound side of the highway was temporarily closed around 3:30 p.m. as firefighters worked to extinguish flames that poured out of a pick-up truck that was towing a trailer.

Police have not reported any injuries in connection with the blaze.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

 

 

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