Semi-truck catches fire north of Winnipeg

WATCH: Dramatic video of semi-truck on fire captured from Global's SkyView 1 helicopter.

A semi-truck driver is lucky he wasn’t hurt after fire destroyed the cab of his truck.

It happened at 7:45 Thursday morning on Highway 59 near the Bird’s Hill Park overpass.

Southbound traffic had to be rerouted as emergency crews worked to put out the fire.

RCMP say no one was injured.

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