Baler fire determined as cause of Friday closure of Highway #1

Jul 26, 2021 | 12:21pm

A portion of Highway #1 was closed Friday after a fire broke out between Ernfold and Chaplin. Morse RCMP have confirmed that a baler and the field around it had caught fire. Chaplin and Morse fire departments extinguished the fire shortly after. They say no was injured in the fire, but the baler was destroyed.

Highway #1 closed between Chaplin and Ernfold due to fire

Jul 23, 2021 | 5:15pm

Morse RCMP is advising the public that Highway #1 East Bound has been closed between Ernfold and Chaplin due to fire. The closure is expected to last several hours. Detours are being set up, however, motorists should expect delays if passing through. Due to the highway splitting near the fire, west bound traffic is not […]