UPDATE: Highway 401 Reopens After Tractor Trailer Fire

The eastbound lanes of Highway 401 have reopened after a tractor trailer fire in Essex County.

Shortly after 6pm Thursday, OPP closed down the the 401 at Belle River Rd. due to the fire.

Provincial Police say a truck loaded with fruit caught fire.

The eastbound lanes were closed for several hours but reopened early Friday morning.

No injuries are reported.