Transport rolls over, OPP charges driver
A transport rolled over near Coniston on Friday morning. (Claude Sharma/CTVNorthernOntario)
Published Friday, April 21, 2017 11:57AM EDT
Last Updated Friday, April 21, 2017 3:58PM EDT
Traffic in Sudbury was snarled in the east end of the city, near Coniston, early Friday morning.
At around 7:30 a.m. a transport truck rolled over while exiting the bypass and turning east toward North Bay.
The Ontario Provincial Police said the transport struck another vehicle. Both drivers were transported to hospital with minor injuries, and eventually released.
The OPP has charged the driver of the transport, Manpartap Singh, 21, from Winnipeg, with careless driving.
The stretch of road is reduced to one lane. The OPP said traffic will be moving slowly through the area as the cleanup continues.
Truck rollover 7:30am SE Hwy 17 bypass heading to North Bay from Sudbury. Another vehicle involved. OPP say minor inj to at least 1 driver. pic.twitter.com/6zZAorL1hl— Claude Sharma (@ClaudeSharma) April 21, 2017