PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - A vehicle fire closed down the left lane on Interstate 75 southbound at mile marker 164 in Punta Gorda this morning. All lanes have since reopened.
The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office said it was on the Riverside Bridge Overpass. CCSO said the fire was fully engulfed when firefighters arrived on the scene.
Deputies said there was one person in the car. The driver said the car started "acting up" and then caught fire.
No one was injured.