Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014
His Lucky Stars
Trans Canada MVI could have been a lot worse
A truck driver watches as Chilliwack fire fighters de-energize the rig in a corn field off Highway 1 Tuesday.
hortly before 2 p.m. on Tuesday, the driver of a dump truck travelling west on the Trans Canada Highway lost control of it and went for a harrowing ride into an adjacent a corn field, to where it jack-knifed with the trailer it was pulling before coming to a stop.
The accident happened in
the 46200-block of Industrial Way. City of Chilliwack fire fighters
arrived on the scene within minutes and de-energized the truck so it
wouldn't catch fire. The driver was out of the truck and appeared
not to be injured. RCMP kept traffic moving and assessed the
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