Flames engulf van on Howard Frankland Bridge - FOX 13 News

Flames engulf van on Howard Frankland Bridge

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TAMPA (FOX 13) -

A white van caught fire Friday morning during rush-hour traffic on the Howard Frankland Bridge, sending black smoke into the Tampa morning sky.

The view from SkyFOX shows firefighters have extinguished the blaze, which engulfed the van around 6:30 a.m. 

There is no word on injuries at this point.

The incident was blocking two lanes of traffic heading into Tampa, but crews were able to clear up the road. 

Traffic is now back to normal on the bridge.

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