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Hay bales are ablaze on a trailer heading east on Interstate 94 near Glen Ullin, N.D., Tuesday morning, Nov. 12. North Dakota Highway Patrol photos

Eastbound I-94 west of Bismarck reopens after hay trailer fire

GLEN ULLIN, N.D. — Hay bales on a flatbed trailer caught fire on Interstate 94, shutting down the eastbound lanes for more than four hours near exit 110 early Tuesday morning, Nov. 12.

At 6 a.m., the North Dakota Highway Patrol and Glen Ullin firefighters responded to the scene. The eastbound lane was closed at 7:45 a.m. CST until noon.

The semi was unhooked from the trailer and the trailer was left on the south shoulder of the eastbound lane.

Glen Ullin is about 55 miles west of Bismarck.

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