Emergency Crews respond to truck fire on I-691 in Meriden

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MERIDEN — Fire crews are responding to a reported truck fire Friday on Interstate 691 eastbound.

Firefighters were dispatched to I-691 eastbound near exit 5 at around 12:39 p.m. Friday for a reported dumpster fire on a tractor trailer. Fire crews are working to put out the fire. The eastbound lanes at exit 7 are closed. 

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