An overheight truck has collided with the Cambie Road overpass in Richmond on Highway 99.
According to eye witnesses, the top of the truck has been sheared off and its pieces hit other vehicles and is scattered along the highway.
The incident has caused major congestion in the southbound lanes. Only one lane is open at this time while emergency crews assess the damage and clean-up.
BREAKING: Semi-truck hits Cambie St. overpass on Highway 99, southbound traffic limited to single lane. pic.twitter.com/8dcAQbbIib
— CTV Vancouver (@CTVVancouver) February 21, 2014
— KuljeetKaila (@KuljeetKaila) February 21, 2014
This is bad! Truck carrying RV hit overpass-Cambie & 99. Sheared roof & wall right off. Huge pcs of it hit traffic. pic.twitter.com/q15BJsfkyw
— Greg Simpson (@hockeyrep) February 21, 2014
— Emily Elias (@emilyreports) February 21, 2014
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