Tractor-Trailer On Fire Near I-95 Southbound Service Plaza In Darien

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A tractor-trailer is on fire near the Darien Service Plaza on southbound I-95.
A tractor-trailer is on fire near the Darien Service Plaza on southbound I-95. Photo Credit: Connecticut Department of Transportation

Update: DARIEN, Conn. -- A tractor-trailer was on fire on the right shoulder of southbound Interstate 95 near the Darien service plaza at about 10:40 a.m. Wednesday, the Connecticut Department of Transportation reported. 

The fire was between Exits 10 and 9 near the Stamford border. The right lane was closed to put out the fire and clear the scene. The fire was reported at 10:38 a.m.

The DOT said the scene had been cleared by about noon, but traffic was still congested in the area in both directions. 

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that's it? What about a few details or more information, you know, make it a news story....
Driver ok?
Driver have much experience?
How did the driver know to stop and get out (if he did)?
Where did the fire appear to have started (engine, under cab, trailer)?
Was the fire halted or did the entire truck burn?
What was the truck carrying, what cargo?
Where was the truck driving from and to?