Crash closes 401

Toronto Sun - - NEWS -

CAM­BRIDGE, Ont. — A crash in­volv­ing a tanker truck car­ry­ing jet fuel forced the clo­sure of Hwy. 401 in both di­rec­tions near Cam­bridge, Ont., early Sun­day, ac­cord­ing to OPP.

Const. Robert Vis­conti said the truck was car­ry­ing 50,000 litres of highly flammable fuel when it rolled over shortly be­fore 2 a.m. after col­lid­ing with an­other ve­hi­cle in the east­bound lanes.

The high­way was closed be­tween Hwy. 6 and Town­line Rd. The truck driver was taken to hos­pi­tal to be treated for mi­nor in­juries.

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