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Tractor trailer, fuel truck crash on Highway 23; minor injuries reported

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NORTON, VA (WJHL) -

A tractor trailer and a fuel truck were involved in a crash Thursday morning on Highway 23, where both trucks were reportedly on fire.

News Channel 11 has learned from Norton, Va. Police Chief James Lane that the crash was caused by one of the trucks having a blowout tire.

Hazmat crews were reportedly responding to the scene.

That section of Highway 23 will be shut down to traffic, but vehicles are being diverted around the scene.

The fire from the crash also caused a hole in the road.

Minor injuries are being reported.

Keep checking WJHL.com for updates as more information becomes available.

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