Car fire delayed traffic on I-291 in Springfield Thursday

Hampden County

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – No injuries were reported after a car caught fire on I-291 in Springfield Thursday afternoon. 

Springfield fire officials told 22News they were called to I-291 southbound at Exit 1 for a 2004 Chevy Trailblazer that had caught fire around 2 p.m. 

The car fire delayed traffic for a while. 

The Longmeadow Fire Department assisted Springfield crews with putting out the fire. 

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