A truck fire shut down I-495 northbound, south of Terminal Avenue for several hours Dec. 3 in Wilmington.
Investigators say a 2007 Peterbilt tractor hauling an enclosed trailer pulled to the right shoulder of I-495, south of Terminal Avenue. They say the trailer was filled with cardboard, which had caught on fire. It was operated by Carlos Castro, 32 of Hyattsville, Md.
Firefighters were able to put out the blaze before anyone was hurt.