Car Engulfed by Flames Stops Traffic on Rt. 146 in Millbury

by | Aug 14, 2019 | Headlines, News

MILLBURY – An SUV caught fire on Rt. 146 South this afternoon in Millbury leading to a major traffic back-up.

The Millbury Fire Dept. arrived at the scene in front of the XtraMart Plaza on Rt. 146 around 3 PM on Wednesday.


The fire has since been put out and Rt. 146 South has been re-opened.

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