Severely Damaged Tractor Trailer Pulled From 401

Leeds OPP is continuing an investigation into how a severely damaged trailer ended up on the 401.

Officers noticed the trailer on the highway in Front of Young Township and pulled it over after noting extensive damage.

According to the driver, he had hit a loading dock in Montreal and was driving it to Toronto to be fixed.

The 23 year old driver was charged with operating a commercial vehicle with a major defect.