Delays on Interstate 91 N by exit 18 after tractor trailer fire this morning

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MERIDEN — There are heavy delays on Interstate 91 N between exits 15 and 20 after a tractor trailer fire this morning. 

The fire was reported just before 7 a.m. between exits 18 and 20. State police said the tractor trailer’s brakes caught fire, but emergency crews arriving at the scene extinguished the fire. 

There were no injuries from the incident. As of 8 a.m. the right lane is closed in the area. The Department of Transportation is reporting a delay almost to exit 14 in Wallingford.
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