A semitrailer fire on southbound Interstate 15 near Leeds has closed one lane of travel as of late Thursday afternoon, according to the Utah Department of Transportation.

The fire is located at about mile market 29 on I-15 north of Leeds, the semitrailer fire was reported around 5 p.m., UDOT reported on Twitter.

UDOT is reporting that the center lane is currently closed.

UDOT is reporting a 5-15-minute delay for passing motorists with a potential clearance time of 6:10 p.m.

The semitrailer fire may have spread to brush along the roadside, though that has yet to be confirmed by official sources.

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