On Wednesday, August 14th, 2019, at approximately 10:45 p.m. Queens District RCMP was dispatched to a collision on Route 2 in Hazel Grove PEI.
A transport truck which had been travelling East was turning right into a narrow laneway and had to swing wide to make the turn. A second transport truck also travelling East struck the side of the first transport truck, both trucks went into the East side ditch of Route 2.
Island EMS and New Glasgow Fire Department assisted at the collision site. One of the drivers was transported to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital for non-life threatening injuries.
The loads on the trucks at the time were not hazardous goods. Queens District RCMP still have the collision under investigation. No charges have been laid at this time.