TOPEKA (KSNT) – Interstate 470 is back open Thursday morning after a semi caught fire Wednesday night.
The trailer portion of the rig caught fire around 6:30 p.m. sending flames and smoke high into the air.
The stretch of I-470 between 21st and Wanamaker was shut down for hours.
It doesn’t appear anyone was injured. There is still no word on what caused the fire.