UPDATE, 3:20 p.m.: Cumberland Police have opened one lane of Interstate 68 eastbound. Cleanup is expected to take several hours, police said.

CUMBERLAND — Eastbound Interstate 68 is closed near the Johnson Street exit as firefighters work to extinguish a tractor-trailer fire.

First-arriving Cumberland firefighters reported the truck and box trailer were fully-engulfed in flames.

The fire was reported under control at 2:47 p.m.

Volunteer firefighters from LaVale, Bedford Road and Ridgeley, West Virginia, were called to assist city firefighters about 2:30 p.m.

Cumberland Police and the State Highway Administration also were at the scene.

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