Portion of I-70 under the Wadsworth flyover reopens after tractor trailer fire investigation

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WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. (KDVR) — The Wheat Ridge Police Department says the Colorado Department of Transportation is inspecting the bridge and interstate for damage after a semi fire early Thursday morning.

WPD said the semi fire started at 12:45 a.m. on eastbound Interstate 70 under the Wadsworth Flyover.

The left three lanes of I-70 remained open throughout the morning and the day, but the right two lanes were blocked from Kipling Street to Wadsworth Boulevard until 1 p.m.

No injuries have been reported from the fire.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.

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