The southbound lane of U.S. 19 was closed at the New River Gorge Bridge due to a car fire just after 10 p.m. Monday, confirmed the Fayette County Emergency Operations Center.

The dispatcher said Fayetteville Fire Department, Fayette County Sheriffs Office and EMS were on the scene.

As of 10:20 p.m., no injuries were reported, but the dispatcher did not know when the bridge might be reopened to traffic.

— Sarah Plummer

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