VIDEO: Early Morning I-78 Truck Fire in Summit Under Investigation

Nj State Police officials are investigating a fire that ignited a truck on I-78 in Summit early this morning.

According to State Transportation officials, emergency responders were called to the westbound lanes of the highway near exit 45 shortly before 4 a.m. where upon their arrival, they observed a severely damaged truck that was engulfed in flames.

Police closed off the right and center lanes while firefighters extinguished the blaze.

There were no serious injuries immediately reported. Get an early start; expect some rush hour delays.

The cause is under investigation.

Interstate 78, Summit, NJ, 07901