UPDATE 6:53 A.M.- The accident has been cleared out of the roadway on I-65 Southbound.
Highway patrol says I-65 Southbound is closed near the 44 mile marker there near the Perdido Rabun exit in North Baldwin County.
Traffic is still being diverted.
ORIGINAL STORY 6:10 A.M.:
BALDWIN COUNTY, AL (WKRG)- An 18-wheeler caught fire near mile marker 44 in Baldwin County Friday morning.
The truck is off to the left side of the interstate about a mile south of the Rabun Perdido exit.
ALDOT is reporting that both southbound lanes of I-65 are shut down.
Traffic is being re-directed at exit 45.