Portion of Highway 401 closed due to vehicle fire near Augusta

A vehicle fire on Highway 401 near Augusta. – OPP photo

A vehicle fire has closed a portion of Highway 401 near Augusta.

Grenville OPP tweeted on the morning of Monday, Sept. 25, just before 8 a.m., that the ‘slow lane’ of the westbound portion of the highway near Blue Church Road is currently closed.

Police included a photo of what appears to be a red van on fire.

Police did not indicate whether anyone was injured.

More information will be provided as it is made available.

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