TRACTOR TRAILER TIPPED ON ITS SIDE CLOSED HIGHWAY 401 EASTBOUND OFF RAMP AT GARDINER’S ROAD

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(CITY OF KINGSTON) – On 21st June 2016, at approximately 9:00 pm, Frontenac Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a single vehicle motor vehicle collision on the Highway 401 eastbound off-ramp at Gardiner’s Road in the City of Kingston.

A tractor trailer exiting the ramp tipped over onto its side. The driver was taken to hospital with minor injuries and released.

The eastbound Highway 401 off-ramp at Gardiner’s Road was closed from 9:00 pm until 05:30 am while 52,000lbs of goods were unloaded and the tractor trailer was tipped upright.

The driver was charged with a Provincial Offences Notice for Careless Driving.