Windsor

Winnebago bursts into flames on 401

A Winnebago burst into flames in the westbound lane of Highway 401 Wednesday near Highway 3.

Roadside Fire

10 years ago
Duration 0:52
A Winnebago caught fire on Highway 3 near Highway 401 on Wednesday.

A Winnebago burst into flames in the westbound lane of Highway 401 Wednesday near Highway 3.

Police said the driver and passenger, both from Quebec, escaped the blaze unharmed.

LaSalle and Tecumseh fire departments both responded to the blaze.

The Winnebago was pulling a trailer with motorcycle when it burst into flames.

The male driver had the wherewithal to free the bike from the trailer and move it out of harm's way.

Police closed one westbound lane at the interchange between highways for a few hours during cleanup.

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