News

Truck crashes on Hwy. 99

  - DriveBC web cam
— image credit: DriveBC web cam

A semi truck travelling northbound on Highway 99 crashed Wednesday morning, blocking one lane of traffic.

The crash occurred at 11:17 a.m. when the driver of the semi lost control and struck the barrier on the side of the highway, just north of the Hwy 17A River Road overpass in Ladner.

The crash reduced northbound traffic on Highway 99 down to two lanes. The RCMP's Deas Island Traffic Services division estimates the lane closure will last at least four hours. The counterflow will not be in effect on the George Massey Tunnel for the Wednesday afternoon rush hour.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Dianne Watts on a new track, running for federal Conservative nomination
 
Intersection closed after South Surrey crash knocks out power
 
Southbound 152 Street exit switches sides
B.C. teachers endorse six-year deal, 86 per cent in favour (with VIDEO)
 
BCTF touts deal in email to members
 
’Cats Jackson ready to be a California girl
Crying freedom
 
More added to Albion plan
 
More barking about dog parks

Community Events, September 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Sep 18 edition online now. Browse the archives.