Icy roads put vehicles off roads

Two incidents early Monday on Dewdney Trunk Road

Motorists had to deal with slippery streets on their Monday morning commute in Maple Ridge.

Two accidents happened at about 7:15 a.m. on Dewdney Trunk Road, in east Maple Ridge. One report said a vehicle went off the road at 264th Street. Emergency crews responded to another collision nearby at 265th Street, after a pickup truck struck, and then sheered off, a BC Hydro power pole.

Firefighters reported many vehicles sliding on the road.

Extent of any injuries, isn’t known.

 

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