Emergency crews work with multiple patients on Hwy 1 at drainage canal this afternoon.

Emergency crews work with multiple patients on Hwy 1 at drainage canal this afternoon.

Semi and SUV collide on Hwy 1

Back-ups to Cole Rd. rest area as emergency crews deal with accident on Highway 1

  • Jun. 4, 2016 9:00 a.m.

Emergency crews were called to Highway 1 for an accident involving a semi trailer truck and an SUV at approximately 1:30 Saturday afternoon.  The location of the accident was in the eastbound lanes on the drainage canal bridge just east of No. 3 Rd. Fire, EHS and RCMP were on scene with multiple units.  First reports indicated that there were several  patients but that has yet to be confirmed. Highway 1 was shut down with no word when it will reopen.  Eastbound traffic was backed-up to the Cole Rd. rest area.  Further details to follow.