Skip to main content

Tractor-trailer fire causes traffic disruptions in Dartmouth, N.S., Wednesday


A tractor-trailer fire caused traffic disruptions in Dartmouth, N.S., Wednesday.

Emergency crews responded to the scene on Burnside Drive around 8 a.m.

A truck is pictured on fire on Burnside Drive in Dartmouth, N.S., on May 29, 2024. (Source: X/John Blackmore)

Sections of Burnside Drive, Commadore Drive and Ronald Smith Avenue were closed due to the fire and for cleaning after it was under control.

Halifax Regional Police said the streets were reopened to traffic around 3 p.m.

Halifax Regional Fire told CTV Atlantic no injuries were reported.

For more Nova Scotia news visit our dedicated provincial page. Top Stories


opinion Symbolic meaning behind Princess of Wales' style choices at first public appearance since diagnosis revealed

The Trooping the Colour marked the first public outing this year for the Princess of Wales, who has not been seen at any official royal engagements since December 2023. We now know that was due to abdominal surgery and preventive chemotherapy, with no return to public life anytime soon. But the Princess of Wales chose this occasion to soft launch her return to royal life, and it was eagerly anticipated.

Stay Connected