CLEVELAND — A portion of Interstate 77 south is closed Sunday morning after a tanker carrying lye had a  tire blow out and caught fire. 

The highway is closed between I-90 westbound and East 30th. 

The incident occurred around 5 a.m and Police say no injuries were reported. 

There is no word on when the highway will reopen. 

Stay with WKYC for updates as they become available.