Semi trailer flips on its side on Pacific Highway in Surrey

Semi trailer flips on its side on Pacific Highway in Surrey

SURREY — Surrey RCMP suspect speeding factored in a traffic crash on Pacific Highway that saw a loaded tractor trailer flip onto its side.

The two people in the vehicle were taken to hospital with minor injuries.

It happened at 3:40 a.m. Friday, on 176th Street near 104th Avenue. The truck was heading north when it overturned, hitting the centre divider and pushing it into the southbound lanes. When the truck finally came to rest, it was on its side and blocked both northbound lanes.

The Surrey RCMP, firefighters and paramedics attended the scene after receiving several 911 calls.

Police are asking witnesses to call the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502.

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