Vehicle fire slows traffic on I-64 in New Kent

Posted on: 1:38 pm, August 7, 2013, by , updated on: 02:31pm, August 7, 2013

NEW KENT, Va. (WTVR) — A vehicle fire on I-64 westbound in New Kent slowed traffic Wednesday afternoon.

All of the interstate’s westbound lanes were closed at mile marker 217, which is just west of the Eltham Road exit, around 1:30. However, all lanes had reopened around 2:30.

Officials advised drivers to use Route 60 to avoid delays.