skip to Main Content
News: Crews Dispatched To Vehicle Fire On I-664 SB In Newport News

News: Crews dispatched to vehicle fire on I-664 SB in Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS, VA — A section of southbound Interstate 664 in Newport News was closed Tuesday afternoon due to a vehicle fire, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.

The incident occurred at Monitor Merrimac Memorial Bridge Tunnel South and was first reported by VDOT at 12:49 p.m.

Authorities have not specified whether a crash or mechanical problems caused the vehicle to catch fire, but all southbound lanes in the area were shut down as crews responded to the scene.

While no clearance time was immediately announced, motorists were warned of delays impacting the area.

No injuries have been reported at this time.

Following a distressing motor vehicle event involving a negligent party, you may have many questions about the next course of action. You are not alone. Breit Law’s experienced Newport News car accident attorneys are here to help you navigate the legal process and seek compensation for medical bills, lost wages, damaged property, and more. Call us today at 757-231-3196 or visit our contact page to arrange a free case review.

0 0 votes
Article Rating
Notify of

Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Back To Top