From Wetaskiwin RCMP: 3:45pm: South bound QEII south of TwpRd 470, near Wetaskiwin, both lanes have been fully reopened after earlier semi rollover.


From Wetaskiwin RCMP, 2:33pm: HWY #2 is reopened to traffic on one lane.  Delays are expected.
Investigation continues into the incident.

From Wetaskiwin RCMP: On April 26, 2018 at approximately 1:07 AM, Wetaskiwin RCMP, EMS and Wetaskiwin Fire Services attended to a semi rollover on Highway 2 Southbound just south of Township Road 470 (Correction Road).


The semi involved was hauling Diesel which has caused a hazard on and around the area of the rollover on Highway 2. A 43 year male was transported to the U of A Hospital with undetermined injuries.

Traffic Southbound on Highway 2 is currently being diverted through Exit 488 Correction line Eastbound to Highway 2A. Alternative routes are Exit 516 to Highway 2A at Leduc, Exit 508 at Glenpark Road or Exit 497 at Highway 616. The highway is expected to be closed for an extended period of time to assess and clean up the hazards. Please check Alberta 511 for further road updates.

The collision is currently still under investigation and further information will be released when available.