Tractor trailer on fire on I-95 in Groton

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The Connecticut State Police are investigating a tractor trailer fire on Interstate 95 near Exits 88 and 87 Tuesday night.

Three southbound lanes are closed because of the fire that occurred just before 7:30 p.m.

The Connecticut Department of Transportation is reporting that it will take about two hours for state police to clear the crash.

It is unclear if anyone was injured in the fire.

The cause of the crash is being investigated by state police.

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