WATCH: Trailer crashes on Pat Bay Highway, causing considerable traffic delays
An ugly crash caused considerable traffic delays on the Pat Bay Highway this morning.
A truck, trailering a small excavator was travelling northbound on highway 17 at Martindale just before 8 this morning when the driver ran into trouble.
“The trailer started to fish tail from side to side and the driver lost control of the vehicle and the trailer left the road and crashed into the highway sign and toppled over,” said Cpl. Pat Bryant, Central Saanich Police.
The driver of the truck was not injured and no other vehicles were involved.
Commercial vehicle inspectors are investigating.