Posted: Wednesday, August 28th 2013 at 5:43pm
I-85 vehicle fire involves NASCAR driver promo bus
JEFFERSON - Motorists on the southbound side of Interstate 85 encountered major delays Wednesday afternoon in Jackson County after a promotional vehicle belonging to NASCAR driver Jeff Gordon caught fire.
The vehicle, described as a promotional tour bus for the No. 24 Drive to End Hunger Chevrolet SS caught on fire just after 3:30 p.m., according to Jackson County fire officials.
The interstate was closed until about 6 p.m. as a result.
No one was hurt in the incident.
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