Emergency crews are responding to the scene of a crash and fire just east of Great Falls.
According to the Montana Department of Transportation, a snow plow was rear-ended near mile marker 87, or at the Stockett/Highwood turnoff, on Highway 89 around 2:45 p.m.
The crash caused a semi with hay to start on fire. MDT has reported the road is closed. Drivers are advised to avoid the area.
SNOW PLOW REAR ENDED/SEMI ON FIRE on US-89 US 89 MM 87 RIGHT AT STOCKETT HIGHWOOD TURNOFF at milepost 87.0 … https://t.co/rsDLb2uCR4
— MDT Road Report (@mdtroadreport) February 25, 2019