HIALEAH, FLA. (WSVN) - The Palmetto Expressway has reopened to traffic in Hialeah after a car fire led to the complete closure of the highway, causing major delays.

Florida Highway Patrol troopers and Hialeah Fire Rescue units responded to the scene along the southbound lanes, before Northwest 122nd Street, just after 7 p.m. Saturday.

Traffic cameras captured the vehicle after crews put out the flames, as well as backed up traffic.

No one was hurt.

Fire Rescue officials have not specified whether or not the blaze was the result of a crash or whether more than one vehicle was involved.

All lanes reopened just before 8:15 p.m.

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