Car caught on fire in the tunnel during morning commute

Car fire closes the Massey Tunnel during Thursday morning commute.

A Car caught on fire in Massey tunnel during morning commute. Fire crews repsonded to the scene on Thursday morning, The tunnel was closed for traffic in both directions for a short period of time. The fire was reported to be in one of the north-bound lanes. No word yet on any injuries. South-bound traffic was re-opened around 7:30am. Heavy congestion and delays expected and DriveBC reccommended commuters take alternate routes.