Chemical spill closes highway- two OPP injured – Highway 69 re-opened
It took hours for the OPP to re-open Highway 69 following a chemical spill on the Key River Bridge yesterday morning. Photo by Pat Jewers
Highway 69 is re-opened following a chemical spill.
Yesterday, Parry Sound OPP responded to a collision between two transports resulting in a chemical spill on the Key River Bridge.
One of the officers was taken to hospital after being exposed and has since been released.
Another officer was conducting traffic control and was hit by a northbound vehicle.
She was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
This morning, at around 2:30am, Highway 69 was once again opened to traffic.
The crash is under investigation.