Semi Slides into Ditch Near Lake of the Prairies

Highway 5 Semi Crash
A semi-trailer truck hauling grain on Highway 5 lost control on Friday, December 27, 2013. The driver was treated for non-life threatening injuries. (RCMP HANDOUT)

A semi-trailer truck hauling grain jackknifed on Highway 5 at Lake of the Prairies on Friday morning.

Manitoba RCMP say the crash happened shortly after 9 a.m, sending the truck sliding into the ditch.

The 40-year-old Grandview driver was taken to a local hospital and then transferred to Winnipeg with non-life threatening injuries.

RCMP continue to investigate.


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