Charge Laid In Highway 401 Rollover Crash

A charge has been laid in a crash that had Highway 401 in Chatham-Kent closed for several hours.

OPP responded to the wreck in a construction zone between Victoria Rd and Kent Bridge Rd around 1am Thursday morning.

A westbound tractor trailer had lost control, rolling onto its side, coming to rest in the north ditch.

The westbound lanes were closed for about 10 hours.

The male driver of the truck, 39-year-old Parminder Deeng of Brampton, has been charged with careless driving.

He was not seriously injured in the crash.