Semi fire shuts down highway in Dodge County Saturday night

DODGE COUNTY, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Late Saturday night just before 11:30 the Dodge County Sheriff's Office got a call from a truck driver that his semi was on fire after a tire blow out.

Beaver Dam firefighters reported to the incident on U.S. Highway 151 north near County Highway A. The highway was shut down for about 50 minutes to extinguish the fire.

The semi driver identified as a 41-year-old from Fremont was not injured.

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