NATCHITOCHES, La. (KTAL/KMSS) — An 18-wheeler catches fire causing traffic delays on Interstate 49.
The fire broke out shortly after 12:30 p.m. Thursday near mile marker 158 north of Ajax in Natchitoches Parish.
According to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office, no one was injured in the fire.
Deputies said the tractor-trailer was carrying sandboxes.