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UPDATE: SUV fire blocks Beltline during rush hour


MADISON (WKOW) -- The WisDOT State Traffic Operations Center says the fire scene on the Beltline was cleared around 6:10 p.m. Thursday.

Firefighters put out the flames, but not before much of the SUV was burned.

Authorities say no injuries were reported.


MADISON (WKOW) -- The westbound Beltline is backed up near Todd Drive because of a reported fire in a vehicle.

The Dane County Communications Center says the fire was reported around 5:15 p.m. Thursday.

Officials say no injuries have been reported.

Madison police and fire crews are on the scene.


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