Truck Driver Charged In 401 Lakeshore Crash

A 59-year-old truck driver is facing charges following a collision on the 401.

Last Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at 5:30pm - a tractor-trailer was seen leaving the highway westbound lanes by a separate eastbound driver in Lakeshore.

It entered the ditch and travelled more than 200m before coming to rest against a fence on the north side of the highway.

Essex County OPP have charged a Scarborough man with Careless Driving under the Highway Traffic Act.

The truck driver was uninjured in the crash.