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Semi fire on southbound I-25 south of Colorado Springs near Fountain

 A semi was on fire on I-25 near Colorado Springs.  Photo courtesy Sharon S.
A semi was on fire on I-25 near Colorado Springs. Photo courtesy Sharon S. (KKTV)
Published: Sep. 12, 2019 at 6:19 PM MDT
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A semi fire shut down part of I-25 Thursday evening south of Colorado Springs.

Fire crews were called to a part of the highway just south of Fountain.

At about 6 p.m. the right shoulder was blocked. At about 6:15 p.m. all of southbound I-25 was shut down in the area.

Colorado State Patro is reporting the fire was at milepost 127. One lane was back open at about 7 p.m.

It doesn't appear anyone was injured in the blaze.

As of 10 p.m., one lane was still closed.

This is a developing story and as more information becomes available this article will be updated.