Salvaging freight at Exlou

Workers salvage the cargo from the wreckage of a tractor trailer unit that went off Highway 5

Workers salvage the cargo from the wreckage of a tractor trailer unit that went off Highway 5 on its side into the north bound ditch at Exlou just after midnight on Dec. 24.  The highway was reduced to single lane traffic only throughout most of the day while the freight was reloaded and removed. Highway conditions at the time of the accident were reported to be less than ideal.

Workers salvage the cargo from the wreckage of a tractor trailer unit that went off Highway 5 on its side into the north bound ditch at Exlou just after midnight on Dec. 24. The highway was reduced to single lane traffic only throughout most of the day while the freight was reloaded and removed. Highway conditions at the time of the accident were reported to be less than ideal.