PLACER COUNTY (CBS13) – A garbage truck’s load caught fire near Auburn Monday morning.

The scene was near Bell Road and Interstate 80.

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Firefighters from Cal Fire’s Nevada-Yuba-Placer Unit responded to the scene a little before 10 a.m. and found a smoldering pile of trash.

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Exactly what caused the fire is unclear.

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Traffic on I-80 is not affected by the incident.