Empty propane tanker rollover closes Hwy 402 at Oil Heritage Rd westbound

An empty propane tanker rolled over, closing the westbound lanes on Highway 402 at Oil heritage Road east of Sarnia for several hours on Thursday.

The westbound lanes were closed for a few hours Thursday

OPP Sgt. Dave Rektor stands in front of an empty propane tank that has rolled over on Highway 402 east for Sarnia. (OPP/Twitter)

An empty propane tanker rolled over, closing the westbound lanes on Highway 402 at Oil heritage Road east of Sarnia for several hours on Thursday.

No one was injured in the incident.

In a tweeted video, OPP said there was no apparent reason for the rollover.

Fire crews and investigators were on the scene, as officials waited for a tow truck.

A significant backlog of traffic on the highway was rerouted over a nearby overpass. 

More to come.