Eastbound Highway 1 closed west of Calgary after semi-trailer crash
RCMP closed the eastbound lanes of a section of Highway 1 on Thursday after a crash between two semi-trailers.
The collision southwest of Cochrane, Alta., happened at around 2:30 a.m.., causing a large amount of debris to be scattered on the road.
EMS said a man in his 50s was taken to the Foothills Medical Centre with non-life-threatening injuries.
As of 6 a.m., the Trans-Canada Highway remains closed at Highway 68 (Sibbald Creek Trail).
The site of a crash between two semi-trailers.511.Alberta.ca
Alberta 511 is advising drivers to use an alternate route.
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The closure is located about 35 kilometres west of Calgary.