Langley RCMP were called to the 6600-block of Glover Rd. on Thursday, Dec. 2020 after an eight car collision. (file)

8 car collision involving semi-truck a reminder to keep distance, Langley RCMP say

Police were called to 6600-block of Glover Rd. Thursday morning

  • Dec. 3, 2020 12:00 a.m.

Langley RCMP are reminding drivers to maintain a safe distance while on the roads after an eight vehicle collision Thursday morning.

Police were called to the 6600-block of Glover Rd. at 7:10 a.m. after a car travelling northeast on the road didn’t see that a trailer attached to a semi-truck was still pulling out of a yard resulting in the collision, said Cpl. Holly Largy, media relations officer with Langley RCMP.

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“He was very lucky and only had minor injuries,” she said about the driver of the car.

As a result of the crash six other vehicles crash into the semi-car collision.

“It is a good opportunity to remind people to maintain a safe distance between vehicles,” Largy said.

The vehicles were towed and the area was cleared just before 8:20 a.m. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Langley Advance Times