OPP re-open westbound Highway 401 in CK after brief closure

An Ontario Provincial Police cruiser. (Photo from the OPP's Twitter page)

Provincial police have fully re-opened the westbound Highway 401 in Chatham-Kent after a brief closure.

OPP said the westbound lanes of the highway were closed at the Hwy 40/Communication Road exit (Interchange 90) just before 6 a.m. Friday, but it re-opened to traffic just after 6:30 a.m.