Highway 417 eastbound reopens after tractor trailer collision
MyNews contributor Marc Latremouille sends us this image of an overhead sign knocked down by a collision between a car and tanker truck on the Queensway eastbound just before Pinecrest Ave. exit.
Published Monday, January 14, 2013 9:32PM EST
Last Updated Tuesday, January 15, 2013 5:46PM EST
Traffic is back to normal on the highway 417 eastbound after a crash between a car and tractor trailor shut down the roadway for several hours Monday night.
At around 6:45pm a collision between a car and a tractor trailer knocked down an overhead sign just before the Pinecrest Ave exit.
The sign collapsed onto the tractor trailer and several lanes of the highway.
A portion of the highway was closed for several hours with traffic being re-directed at the Acres Road exit. There was no access to the 417 eastbound from Richmond Road.
No one was injured.
The Ontario Provincial Police are investigating the collision.
MyNews contributor Janny Asselin sends in this image of a car collision in Ottawa on Monday, Jan. 14, 2012.