MILLBROOK – The northbound lane of Highway 102 is now open.
© Joey Smith – Truro Daily News
The northbound lane of Highway 102, where this truck caught fire in Millbrook on Wednesday, is expected to re-open by midnight.
The lane was closed late Wednesday afternoon after a fuel truck caught fire near the power centre in Millbrook.
The southbound lane was also closed, however, it reopened at about 9:30 p.m. after the fire was extinguished.
The transportation department says staff will monitor the northbound lane overnight to ensure signs and barrels are secure.
Residents who were evacuated from their homes during the truck fire were allowed to return to their homes at about 9 p.m.