Watch: A semi catches fire 200 yards south of Oregon-California border

Courtesy: Joanna Criner

MEDFORD, Ore. - A semi truck catches fire on Interstate 5, Wednesday, April 19, around 2:30 p.m.

California Highway Patrol in Yreka said the driver is OK.

CHP said the incident took place 200 yards south of the Oregon-California border in the Northbound lane, and one lane was closed as Cal Fire conducted cleanup efforts.

That lane should be back open, according to CHP.

The semi was fully loaded with fruit.

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