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Semi catches fire after collision on I-90W near Bear Canyon

Posted at 2:44 PM, Jun 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-03 18:13:44-04
Photo: Mitchell Gadberry

A semi truck caught fire Sunday on I-90 westbound after colliding with another vehicle near the Bear Canyon exit.

According to the Montana Highway Patrol, just before 4:30 p.m. Sunday, the semi was changing lanes near mile marker 313 when it collided with another vehicle passing from behind, causing the semi to catch fire and become engulfed in flames.

MHP said there were no serious injuries from the incident and westbound traffic on I-90 could remain slow for several hours.

Reporting by Emma Hamilton for MTN News