Big rig catches fire on Interstate 10 Freeway

Fire has caused multiple lanes to be closed

POSTED: 05:00 PM PST Feb 26, 2013    UPDATED: 05:07 PM PST Feb 26, 2013 
PALM SPRINGS, Calif. -

A big rig caught fire today on Interstate 10 eastbound near HWY 62.

The fire shut down two lanes initially before firefighters got the blaze under control. The fire started just before 4 p.m. today.

Special thanks to Freddy Padilla for sending in this video.