Route 40 WB shut down due to truck fire

A truck fire has shut down a portion of Route 40 near Joppa Farm Road in Joppa, according to the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company.

The fire broke out around 1 p.m. on Wednesday.

Eastbound Route 40 has been reopened to traffic, but westbound Route 40 remains shut down at this hour.


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