Cattle truck fire on I-15 Southbound near the Spaghetti Bowl caused major morning traffic delays

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Cattle truck fire on I-15 southbound. (KLAS-TV)

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Lanes on I-15 Southbound have all reopened after a morning closure due to a fire involving a cattle truck that resulted in a major traffic backup.

According to Nevada State Police Sgt. Travis Smaka, a truck carrying cattle caught fire on the freeway around 6 a.m.

Smaka said the biggest impact was between the Spaghetti Bowl and Lake Mead as crews worked to transfer the livestock to other trucks.

One cow was killed in the crash.

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