Truck de­liv­er­ing pota­toes rolls into ditch at Days Cor­ner

The Guardian (Charlottetown) - - THE ISLAND -

A trac­tor-trailer de­liv­er­ing a load of pota­toes lost con­trol and rolled into a ditch Sun­day morn­ing on Route 2.

The call came 6:50 a.m., near the Days Cor­ner Ul­tra­mar in Welling­ton Sta­tion.

“The trac­tor-trailer driver was de­liv­er­ing a load of pota­toes from the west of the Is­land and lost con­trol,” said East Prince RCMP Const. Craig Magee, who at­tended the scene.

“There were no oth­ers in­volved.”

Is­land EMS, the Welling­ton Fire Depart­ment and John­ston’s Tow­ing and Wrecker Ser­vice also at­tended the scene.

The driver had mi­nor in­juries and was re­leased from Prince County Hos­pi­tal within a few hours.

The in­ves­ti­ga­tion as to why the driver lost con­trol is on­go­ing.

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