Highway 2 Closed for Next One and Half Hours. More to Follow.

Screenshot_2015-01-20-06-32-20Rockyview, Alberta – Highway 2 at Cross Iron drive is currently closed in both directions for at least the next one and a half hours..

At approximately 4:00 a.m., Airdrie Rural RCMP was dispatched to a single vehicle rollover on Highway 2 near Cross Iron Drive.

A southbound tanker trailer loaded with gasoline left the highway and collided with the centre median.

No one was injured, but the tanker contents have been leaking. The highway is required to be closed to remove the remaining fuel from the tanker.

A further update will be sent out when the highway re-opens.

Airdrie Rural RCMP, Rocky View Fire Service, Provincial EMS, Alberta Highways and Alberta Environment are currently on scene