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Semi-truck catches fire on Highway 29 North near Miltona

A fire started in the back of a semi-truck traveling on Highay 29 North near Miltona this morning. (Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff)

A Lube Tech semi-truck caught fire on Highway 29 North near County Road 14 early Monday morning. The Miltona Fire Department responded and Alexandria firefighters provided mutual aid. Traffic was reduced to one lane near the scene for about a half hour. No injuries were reported.