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A tractor trailer fire reported at around 5:30 a.m. at I-24 E. near exit 65 is blocking the ramp in Cadiz in Trigg County. Eastbound lanes are also blocked. Eastbound traffic is detouring via Princeton-Cadiz (exit 56) to KY 139 into Cadiz, then taking US 68 eastbound to return to I-24 at exit 65. Caution is required due to heavy traffic along the detour route. The incident is expected to be cleared at around 9:30 a.m.
The fire pretty much engulfed the trailer making it difficult to extinguish. A backhoe had to be brought in to break open the trailer help firefighters access the burning cargo inside.
Friday, November 23 2012, 07:17 AM CST
Body found in Percy Priest Lake
May 25, 2013 20:14 GMT
SMYRNA, Tenn. (AP) -- Authorities say a body has been found in Percy Priest Lake in Middle Tennessee.
WSMV-TV (http://bit.ly/16gYKys) reports officials with Metro Police, the Office of Emergency Management and Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency were at the scene Saturday at Hole In The Wall Island. The body was reported to authorities about 11 a.m.
TWRA officials say they believe the deceased man is a boater who disappeared in the lake two weeks ago.
Police said the agencies coordinated with each other to get a boat in the water and recover the body.
Information from: WSMV-TV, http://www.wsmv.com/
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