Car fire on Highway 1 in the westbound lanes between Chilliwack and Abbotsford on Nov. 15, 2019. (Facebook)

Car fire on Highway 1 in the westbound lanes between Chilliwack and Abbotsford on Nov. 15, 2019. (Facebook)

BREAKING: Vehicle fire on Highway 1 between Chilliwack and Abbotsford

One westbound lane blocked after 11:30 a.m. on Friday leading to traffic delays

A serious car fire on Highway 1 between Chilliwack and Abbotsford is causing traffic issues.

Drivers posted video and photos on social media of a white car fully engulfed on the shoulder in the westbound lanes of the highway.

At 11:30 a.m. police were on scene but fire crews had not yet arrived.

One westbound lane is closed leading to significant traffic delays.


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