LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) — The northbound lanes of Interstate 65 were completely blocked due to a vehicle fire near Exit 348, but as of 4:41 the roadway is back open.

According to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA), a vehicle fire that happened around 12:45 p.m. on Thursday caused the blockage and also affected Exit 347 near Buc-ee’s and Huntsville Brownsferry Road.

The roadway was closed for about four hours as Troopers worked to clear the scene following the vehicle fire.

Drivers are asked to find alternate routes or use extreme caution and patience in the area while emergency crews work to clear the scene.

No information was given on injuries.