BAIE-TRINITÉ | A van and a trailer ignited on route 138, at the height of Baie-Trinité, in Côte-Nord, Wednesday evening.
According to the Sûreté du Québec, the driver of the vehicle was able to exit his pickup truck before the flames spread and came out without injury. However, his vehicle and its load were completely ablaze.
The road had to be temporarily closed to traffic in the evening, in order to allow firefighters to combat the blaze. Traffic was eventually able to resume alternating.
The cause of the fire remained a mystery Wednesday evening.