A semi-trailer caught fire on Tuesday morning around 8 a.m. on the E42 motorway towards Liège, near Houdeng to the Roeulx rest area. As a result of this accident, exit 20 Houdeng was closed, the emergency lane and the right lane are also blocked. Only the left lane has been reopened to traffic. (PHOTOS AND VIDEOS)
To avoid traffic jams, the federal police advise motorists and other users to “continue on the A7-E19 towards Brussels then take the A501 towards La Louvière (Familleureux interchange) and then join the A15-E42 towards Liège near Bois d’Haine. “
Police and firefighters are on site.