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I-80 reopens after smokey brush fire

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Smoke from a brush fire halted eastbound traffic on Interstate 80, just west of the Ohio line Monday afternoon.

Eastbound traffic was blocked off for less than an hour as fire crews worked to extinguish a fire that broke out along the berm and the median of the highway around the noon hour.

State Police say the wind blew smoke across the roadway, reducing visibility for motorists near exit 4 in Shenango Township.

Authorities have no said what caused the fire.

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