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Eastbound Hwy. 401 from Mill Street to Tilbury OnRoute reopened following vehicle fire

Highway 401's eastbound lanes between Mill Street and the Tilbury, Ont. OnRoute have been reopened following a vehicle fire that occured Tuesday afternoon.

The right lane and shoulder have been reopened

All eastbound lanes were closed at one point. (GoldenSteph/Twitter)

Eastbound lanes along Highway 401 between Mill Street and the Tilbury, Ont. OnRoute have been reopened following a vehicle fire that occurred Tuesday afternoon.

According to Ontario 511, both the right lane and shoulder are once again open. 

An OPP spokesperson previously told CBC News that the vehicle fire was on the shoulder of the eastbound Highway 401 "just east of Tilbury."

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