Hwy 3 just west of Burmis weigh scales, 3:00 pm today
T. Lucas photo
Highway 3 has now been re-opened in both directions and the tractor trailer has been removed from the scene. The backlog of traffic took time to clear but is now flowing normally.
On this August long weekend, RCMP would like to remind motorists to take their time on Alberta Highways so everyone reaches their destination safely.
Pincher Creek RCMP (15:06 pm)– RCMP are reporting a semi tractor trailer rollover collision on Highway 3, 100 metres west of Highway 507 in the Burmis area.
The semi is the sole vehicle involved, and the driver has sustained minor injuries. The damage is being contained and there is no environmental concern present.
Hwy 3 looking east toward Hwy 22 intersection, 3:00 pm
C. Davis photo
Jenaya and Marlise Launstein photos*
*corrected for attribution accruacy