Semi trailer flips on Hwy. 1 in Abbotsford

A tractor trailer unit is lying on its side on the westbound side of highway near Sumas exit

A semi is on its side at the Sumas Way exit and Highway 1 in Abbotsford on Friday.

A semi is on its side at the Sumas Way exit and Highway 1 in Abbotsford on Friday.



A semi flipped onto its side on Highway 1 at the Sumas exit in Abbotsford on Friday afternoon.

The accident took place shortly after 2 p.m. The semi is in the curving westbound access lane onto the freeway.

Traffic is slowed, and police and fire rescue crews are on the scene.

It is not known at this time what caused the incident, or whether there are injuries.

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