Brooks RCMP advise of semi jack-knifed and poor road conditions on Highway 1

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Brooks, Alberta – On Nov. 10, 2020, at approximately 8 p.m., Brooks RCMP received a call of a semi-truck and trailer that was jack-knifed and blocking both lanes of Highway 1 near Range Road 132, approximately 18 km’s east of Brooks.

The semi-truck was eastbound on Highway 1 and lost control, resulting in the semi-truck and trailer unit ending up jack-knifed across both lanes of traffic. The driver was not injured.

Brooks RCMP continue to investigate this collision.

Brooks RCMP advise of semi jack-knifed and poor road conditions
Brooks RCMP advise of semi jack-knifed and poor road conditions

Traffic has resumed; however, Brooks RCMP would like to warn motorists in the area to avoid unnecessary travel as extremely icy patches are contributing to unsafe road conditions.

No further updates are anticipated.

Brooks RCMP



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