Highway 402 approaching Blue Water Bridge cleared; truck driver charged

Collision occurred at 5 p.m. Wednesday

Lambton OPP have charged a 53-year-old truck driver from Delhi, Ont., with careless driving as the result of a collision that damaged two other trucks whose drivers were waiting to cross into the U.S. late Wednesday afternoon.

The incident occurred at 5 p.m. and resulted in the closure of the highway until 9:30 p.m.

The initial impact caused a stopped tractor-trailer to strike a third tractor-trailer, which was also stopped. One of the drivers was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

Police say there were no environmental hazards as a result of the collision.

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