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Driver in hospital after slamming car into parked truck

Driver in hospital after crashing into parked truck
WATCH ABOVE: A man in his 20s is recovering in hospital after crashing into the back of a parked truck on the service road of Highway 40 Saturday morning.

A man in his 20s is recovering in hospital after slamming his car into the back of a parked truck on the service road of Highway 40 in Montreal, between Viau and Lacordaire boulevards.

Montreal police said the collision happened at 8:15 a.m. Saturday as the driver was heading east on Metropolitain Boulevard.

The man was taken to hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

According to André Leclerc, a Montreal police spokesperson, alcohol may have been a factor in the collision.

Two of three lanes on the eastbound service road were closed for several hours as collision experts examined the scene.

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