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BREAKING: Ambulance engulfed in flames on I-20 in DeKalb

By Tanni Deb, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

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An ambulance engulfed in flames and spewing smoke is causing delays on I-20 East in DeKalb County on Friday afternoon, according to the WSB 24-Hour Traffic Center.

The incident occurred near Glenwood Avenue around 2:30 p.m., the Traffic Center reported. At least one Georgia State Patrol vehicle and an additional ambulance are on the scene.

No information has been released about how the vehicle caught on fire or whether there are injuries.

All but two lanes are closed, according to the Traffic Center. Drivers are advised to take Memorial Drive, as there are heavy delays on both sides of I-20 East.