News

Semi truck fire shut down eastbound Highway One for an hour

Flames shooting higher than the 232 Street overpass after a semi caught fire eastbound on Highway One. - Twitter pic
Flames shooting higher than the 232 Street overpass after a semi caught fire eastbound on Highway One.
— image credit: Twitter pic

The freeway eastbound near the 232 Street exit was shut down for an hour while firefighters dealt with a semi truck on fire on Monday afternoon.

A semi-truck trailer caught fire and flames were reported to be shooting higher than the 232 Street overpass.

The eastbound lanes of Highway One are closed as firefighters deal with the blaze.

A roll over crash took place right after in the same location. Traffic is backed up well into 200 Street.

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Empty coal trains to continue travelling on lightly-used SRY line in North Langley until Nov. 30
 
In the ditch
 
Campaign trail tarred with ‘gay serum’ rumour
Kinder Morgan takes pipeline protesters to court
 
Shooting on 12th Street
 
Local government terms going to four years
UPDATED: Dozens attend Mission rally
 
Border toll could raise millions for TransLink
 
ICBC pedestrian safety campaign

Community Events, November 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 30 edition online now. Browse the archives.