MAUMELLE, Ark. — Update: Traffic officials have reopened the closed lanes.
Traffic came to a complete standstill after a truck "exploded" near Maumelle around 5:52 p.m.
According to ARDOT, the vehicle fire reportedly happened less than a mile away from Maumelle, forcing vehicles heading eastbound to come to a standstill.
The incident happened near mile marker 141 along interstate 40.
There is no other information at this time. We will update this article as more information becomes available.