Just before 7:00 a.m., a crash involving a tractor-trailer and a car shut down I-695. The tractor-trailer caught fire shortly after the crash. The fire was extinguished at around 7:15 a.m.
Uber drivers may be causing an uptick in distracted driving accidents. Once hailed as the most convenient method of getting home safe, some safety experts fear the Uber app could be putting drivers and their passengers at serious risk.