Fire engulfs truck, boat along freeway

Update, 10:56 a.m.Both lanes of the freeway have reopened. We'll have details on the incident later.

A truck pulling a boat has caught fire climbing Siskiyou Pass on Interstate 5, and one southbound lane of the freeway has closed.

Jackson County Fire District No. 5 crews are responding now to the fire, which has reportedly engulfed both the truck and boat. Explosions were heard coming from the boat, fire officials said.

The burning vehicle and boat are at about milepost 5 in the southbound lanes of I-5.

- Anita Burke

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