Propane truck on fire along Highway 101

Highway 101 in Nova Scotia between Kentville and Coldbrook is closed in both directions.

No reported injuries

Highway 101 in Nova Scotia between New Minas and Coldbrook is closed in both directions because the engine of a propane truck is on fire.

RCMP said the driver escaped unharmed.

Because of the vehicle's propane cylinders police closed the roadway on Thursday to avoid a potential explosion.