AURORA, ON, Oct. 31, 2011 /CNW/ - The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is
investigating a transport truck that had been followed by police for
approximately five (5) hours. The truck eventually pulled off the
travelled portion of the Toronto-bound QEW near the Fairview/Plains
The first goal was to ensure this situation was resolved safely and that
has been achieved. The OPP reports no one was injured during the
operation to monitor the suspect vehicle's progress. The OPP
appreciates the cooperation of its law enforcement partners and
motorists who abided by the traffic information provided.
One male person has been taken into custody without incident. The
transport truck had been reported stolen earlier in the day.
Further information will be provided as it becomes available.
SOURCE Ontario Provincial Police
For further information:
Insp. D.A. (Dave) Ross,
OPP Corporate Communications
Phone: (705) 329-6874
Sgt. Dave Woodford
Highway Safety Division
Phone: (416) 553-5471