The Kenora bypass (Highway 17A) is closed in both directions following an early morning incident. 

Around 1:15 a.m.. emergency crews were called to the scene between Airport Rd. and Jones Rd. due to a tractor-trailer fire. Fire crews have been able to extinguish the fire since, and it is reported that the highway will remain closed for several hours for clean-up. 

There is no word on any injuries at this time and any further information will be posted as it becomes available.