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Car fire on 178, near Bodfish, blocking eastbound lanes

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Posted at 10:35 PM, May 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-19 01:35:09-04

A car fire on eastbound highway 178, near Bodfish, is blocking two lanes according to the California Highway Patrol.

Acccording to the CHP traffice incident website, the fire was reported at about 9:19 p.m. at Borel Road and the driver of the vehicle was uninjured.

Traffic is being diverted around the car, and a tow truck is on its way.