Car Fire Snarls Traffic On I-55

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-- Traffic was backed up during the evening commute after a car fire on Interstate 55 at Carondelet Boulevard.

Authorities say two people were able to get out of the flipped car before it caught fire. They both refused treatment.

No word on what caused the accident.

Three northbound lanes were closed, but have now re-opened.

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