I-80 re-opens near Truckee after officials deal with brush fire

I-80 has re-opened in both directions from the Nevada state line to Hirschdale Road after officials dealt with a brush fire, according to California Highway Patrol - Truckee. 

Officials say the fire started around 1:30 p.m. Monday and continues to spread across I-80 near Truckee. The interstate was briefly re-opened at the location around 3 p.m., before CHP was forced to close it again.

The roads re-opened for good around 8 p.m.



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