Truck fire snarls traffic on NJ Turnpike in Chesterfield Township

A truck fire in Burlington County caused a traffic snarl on the New Jersey Turnpike this morning. The fire started north of Interchange 7 and

The fire started north of Interchange 7 and

The fire started north of Interchange 7 and Route 206 in Chesterfield Township. (Credit: News 12)

CHESTERFIELD TOWNSHIP - A truck fire in Burlington County caused major delays on the New Jersey Turnpike this morning.

The fire started north of Interchange 7 and Route 206 in Chesterfield Township.

Traffic was said to have been backed up for 13 miles while crews shutdown the roadway. All lanes have since been reopened.

There was no word on any injuries.

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