Traffic Back to Normal after Car Fire in South Metro

Updated: 01/10/2013 8:35 AM KSTP.com By: Jennie Olson

A car on fire caused traffic backups in the south metro.

The car was on the ramp near 169 Northbound and Highway 101 Eastbound. The right shoulder was blocked, causing extensive traffic problems in the area.

The fire was first reported around 7:16 a.m. Crews are on the scene and have cleared the vehicle. It’s not yet clear if any injuries have been reported.