Man arrested for impaired driving in morning crash
Staff photo by Jordan Maxwell... A crash at 3rd St. SE involving two vehicles forced a temporary detour on Friday.
A 35-year-old man from Gladstone was arrested on Friday for impaired driving after a two-car crash on 3rd St. NE.
The crash occurred just before 8 a.m., according to the Portage RCMP, when the driver of a 2001 Ford F-150 was travelling westbound on Fisher Ave. and lost control of his vehicle.
Upon losing control, street signs were damaged before the driver hit a utility trailer being towed by a 2006 GMC Sierra, which was heading south on 3rd St. NE.
Alcohol is believed to have been a factor and luckily no one was injured at the scene.
No further information is available. RCMP continue to investigate.
The crash caused a temporary detour on 3rd St. NE
Cars looking to get past the tracks on 3rd. St SE were forced to use Victoria Ave. or Fisher. Ave. as a detour to get past the tracks heading north.