Car hauler catches fire, closes interstate exit ramp near La Crosse

WEST SALEM, Wis. — An exit ramp on Interstate 90 was blocked off Wednesday evening because of a fire on a car- hauler.

According to the West Salem Fire Department’s chief, a mechanical failure in the truck may have started the fire on the trailer, damaging multiple cars.

He said firefighters put out the fire quickly and the state patrol is investigating.