Both drivers dead as tractor trailers collide on TCH near Bishop's Falls

Both drivers dead as tractor trailers collide on TCH near Bishop's Falls

Both drivers dead as tractor trailers collide on TCH near Bishop's Falls Section of highway will remain closed for several days as crews process and clean up scene Two people are dead following a head-on collision on the Trans Canada Highway in central Newfoundland Wednesday night. Two tractor-trailers crashed shortly before 9 p.m. NT. Both trucks were carrying heavy loads and burst into flames, according to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. "Apparently there was an explosion," said Gary Harnum, chief of the Bishop's Falls fire department, who added firefighters were called to the crash just before darkness fell. Harnum said there was a lot of flame and thick black smoke billowing from the two trucks as they approached the collision. While he said it only took firefighters about 10 or …
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