Tractor-trailer accident shuts down eastbound lane of Highway 104 on Cobequid Pass

Published on December 3, 2013
Highway accident

WESTCHESTER – One person suffered non life-threatening injuries Tuesday evening in a multi-vehicle collision in the eastbound lane on Highway 104 on the Cobequid Pass.

The accident involved four tractor-trailers and shut down the 104 at Exit 7. Vehicles are being re-routed through Wentworth on Highway 4.  

Weather, rain and fog conditions are present and the public is urged to reduce speed, plan ahead and drive with care.

The highway is expected to be closed for several hours. Westbound traffic is not affected.

Debert fire brigades, along with special hazards are on the scene, along with RCMP from Oxford, Pugwash and Amherst.