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Morning crash slows traffic on Highway 403 near Linc for most of Wednesday

Traffic was slowed for hours on Hwy 403 near the Linc on Wednesday after a crash between a tractor trailer and a pickup. Neno Nikolic / Global News

A Wednesday morning crash involving a tractor-trailer and a pickup truck on the 403 near the Lincoln M. Alexander Parkway (Linc) shut down part of the roadway and caused a backup for hours.

OPP Const. Lauren Ball told Global News they were called out to the scene of the crash around 5:00 a.m. after a tractor-trailer rolled over and pinned a pickup between the trailer and a guard rail just past the Linc on-ramp.

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Ball said two people were sent to hospital with minor injuries.

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The Ministry of The Environment confirmed they were on scene cleaning up a diesel fuel spill.

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