Troopers close portion of Muskogee Turnpike due to semi-truck fire

Quick Facts:

  • A semi fire on the Muskogee Turnpike closed lanes Saturday night.
  • They later reopened.

OHP troopers closed both northbound lanes of the Muskogee Turnpike at mile marker 14 Saturday night.

Officials said they responded to a semi-truck fire near Highway 51 there around 10.

Northbound traffic was diverted at the Highway 69 exit.

Wrecker services worked to get the semi off the road.

The highway later reopened.

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