Longbow Lake crews got the call around midnight, after a tractor-trailer unit caught fire. Both lanes of the Trans-Canada east of Kenora were closed until about 5 a.m., as the debris was cleared away.
Firefighters also responded to fires at Clytie Bay and Redditt, after the thunderstorm.
McKenzie-Clearwater crews responded to reports of flames 10 ft high off D-Road near Clytie Bay Saturday night, and there were reports of trees on fire near Redditt.
According to Environment Canada, 88 mm of rain fell in the Kenora area Saturday.
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