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Big Rig Trailer Goes Up in Flames Along Interstate 5

By Kelli Saam
Published On: Apr 27 2013 09:47:09 PM CDT
Updated On: Apr 27 2013 09:57:28 PM CDT
Big rig fire photo

Courtesy: Luke Sinyard

LA MOINE, Calif. -

Traffic slowed in Shasta County north of Redding Saturday evening when a big rig trailer caught fire.

The fire was reported at 5:09 p.m. in the northbound lanes, just south of La Moine.  The location is about 34 miles north of Redding.

Northbound traffic remained open as the trailer burned on the shoulder of the road.