Big rig fire shuts down NB 880 in Emeryville

A big rig caught fire on NB 880 to the EB 80 connecter in Emeryville, shortly before 1 p.m. on Friday. 

All three lanes shut down at 1:06 p.m. as crews worked to put out the blaze. 

To avoid the backup drivers should take WB 580 to 80 E. 

As of 3:56 p.m. there was an estimated two hours before any lanes would reopen. 

Debris from the truck was flying onto 580 at the MacArthur maze. There was no information on any injuries. 

Stay with for updates on this developing story.