UPDATE: 4:28pm

Highway 11 is now all clear and has been re-opened following the earlier incident.

 

 

UPDATE: 3:05pm

Traffic is very slowly beginning to move as the flames have been put out on the tractor trailer.

Photo of the vehicle fire along Highway 11 near Hearst from MooseFM listener Jennifer Drolet

 

 

A vehicle fire is closing all lanes along Highway 11 near Hearst.

The Ministry of Transportation Ontario is reporting on Ontario 511 that a tractor trailer is on fire currently closing both directions of the highway between Bannerman Road and Fushimi Road.

Ontario 511 is reporting that the incident began around 1:00pm this afternoon.

Further details will be provided as they come in.