Truck fire causes anxious moments on Hwy. 89
Flames engulf a tractor trailer on Highway 89 in Alliston, Ont. on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. (Marnie Cousins/ Facebook)
Published Thursday, February 23, 2017 3:35PM EST
A truck fire caused some anxious moments on Highway 89 in Alliston on Thursday morning.
The driver of a tractor trailer was able to escape the vehicle after the engine and cab became engulfed in flames, at around 8 a.m.
No one was injured and fire crews were able to get the fire out quickly.
The road was closed for a while until the truck was removed from the scene and hydro crews were called in to inspect nearby powerlines for any damage.