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Minor injuries reported after serious crash in Brant County

Police say a dump truck collided with a tractor trailer on Highway 2 west of Puttown Road just before 830 a.m. Tuesday.
Police say a dump truck collided with a tractor trailer on Highway 2 west of Puttown Road just before 830 a.m. Tuesday. OPP

Police say it’s amazing only minor injuries were reported, following a serious two-vehicle crash in Brant County.

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OPP Sergeant Steve Haist says it happened on Highway 2 west of Puttown Road just before 830 a.m. Tuesday when a dump truck collided with a tractor-trailer.

Haist says the crash was severe with a diesel spill and that it’s lucky that no one was killed.

The driver of the dump truck was taken to hospital to be checked out and is facing charges, while the driver of the other vehicle suffered only minor injuries.

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Commercial motor vehicle investigators are on scene.

The highway is expected to be closed for the cleanup for several hours.