A tractor trailer full of beef has hit an overpass on a Alberta highway.

Travel remains reduced to one lane on Highway 616 (Millet overpass). QEII northbound is reduced to one lane of travel while clean up of the semi truck and its load is being completed.

Investigation thus far indicates that a refrigerated transport truck drove off the highway and impacted the cement arch of the overpass. The contents of the truck, which was raw beef, were spilled onto the bank and onto Highway 616.

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Alberta Transportation will conduct a safety assessment of the bridge.

The collision remains under investigation. Clean up is anticipated to be completed by 8:00 p.m. this evening.


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