Two Semis Collide West of Virden

Two Semis Collide West of Virden

Virden Crash
Two semis collided about 5 km west of Virden, Manitoba on Tuesday, February 10, 2015. The two drivers received minor injuries. (WALLACE DISTRICT FIRE DEPARTMENT / FACEBOOK)

Two westbound semi-trailer trucks collided Tuesday, detouring traffic on Highway 1 near Virden, Manitoba for several hours.

RCMP say one semi ended up in the south ditch, while the other landed on the north shoulder of the highway at around 10:30 a.m.

Both drivers received minor injuries.

The westbound lanes reopened shortly after 1 p.m.

— Staff