Pincher Creek RCMP Report Highway 3 is Impassable

Pincher Creek, Alberta – RCMP are reporting a semi tractor trailer rollover collision on Highway 3, 100 metres west of Highway 507 in the Burmis area.

The semi is the sole vehicle involved, and the driver has sustained minor injuries.  The damage is being contained and there is no environmental concern present.

Both directions of travel on Highway 3 are blocked by this collision and traffic is backing up.  Emergency vehicles are on scene in an effort to clear this collision. It is anticipated that this will take at least three hours.

Motorists are encouraged to stay away from this area and find alternate routes of travel.