Officer with the CVSE (Commercial Vehicle Safety and Enforcement) goes over log trailer unit on Highway 3 several kms west of Castlegar on Sept. 6. He said no cause for the incident had yet been identified.

Officer with the CVSE (Commercial Vehicle Safety and Enforcement) goes over log trailer unit on Highway 3 several kms west of Castlegar on Sept. 6. He said no cause for the incident had yet been identified.

Unloaded logging truck loses trailer west of Castlegar

No injuries reported, no peripheral damage in single vehicle incident

  • Sep. 6, 2013 8:00 p.m.

A log trailer became separated from it’s westbound tow vehicle on Highway 3 just west of Castlegar at approximately 3 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 6.

There was single-lane, alternating traffic for a time while emergency personnel dealt with the situation.

There was only one vehicle involved, and no injuries.

There was no statement available at that time as to the cause of the incident.