A tractor-trailer fire on Interstate 78 east in Union County forced lane closures and caused major traffic backups Wednesday morning.
The tractor-trailer burst into flames just before 7 a.m. near Glenside Avenue in Berkeley Heights and has closed the right and center lanes, according to 511nj.org, the state department of transportation’s traffic website.
Delays are 50-55 minutes as of 7:20 a.m.
State Police said they didn’t have additional information.
Source: NJ.com Union