Nova Scotia

Trailer with 8 cars burns on Hwy. 118

A trailer carrying eight vehicles caught fire in the northbound lane at Exit 13E on Highway 118, near Akerley Boulevard early Sunday morning.

A trailer carrying eight vehicles caught fire in the northbound lane at Exit 13E on Highway 118, near Akerley Boulevard early Sunday morning. 

RCMP said a call came in about the fire just before 4:30 a.m.

Police said they were able to open one lane of the highway at 8:40 a.m. as a crane was removing cars from the burned trailer.

Police are asking drivers to slow down as they approach and pass the scene.

There is no word on what caused the fire.    

 

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