I-75 exit reopens after firefighters put out semi-truck fire Thursday evening

Firefighters were on the scene of a semi-truck that caught fire and temporarily shut down an I-75 off-ramp Thursday evening. The Chattanooga Fire Department and Tri-Community Volunteer Fire Department responded to the scene on I-75 south near the Apison Pike/Volkswagen Drive Exit. Firefighters were able to control the fire quickly, and no one was injured in the incident.

The off-ramp was shut down for about an hour while crews worked, and has since reopened.

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