Toll Road backs up after semi's brakes catch fire

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Traffic was stopped on the Indiana Toll Road Friday morning, but -- unlike other days this winter -- it wasn't because of the road conditions.

A semi's rear brakes caught fire at around 8 a.m.

It happened in the eastbound lanes near mile marker 74, where traffic was backed up for a few miles.

The Clay and South Bend Fire Departments responded to put out the flames.

No one was injured, including the driver, who was able to get out safely.