Route 9 in Middletown reopens after crash

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All northbound lanes on Route 9 in Middletown have reopened after a motor vehicle fire Thursday afternoon. 

Few details have been released, but Department of Transportation officials said the fire occurred sometime before 3 p.m. near Exits 9 and 10.

DOT officials said the fire was cleared in about an hour.

It is unclear what caused the fire and if anyone was seriously injured.

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