Major delays are expected Northbound on the QEII highway at the junction of Highway 72 (Range Road 293) near Crossfield due to a multi-vehicle collision. There are reports of two semi-trucks that are engulfed in flames. All lanes are closed and motorists are asked to find an alternate route.
The Airdrie Professional Firefighters Association stated in a social media post that the highway at Veteran's Boulevard in Airdrie has also been shut down.
There are no details on injuries. Emergency crews are currently on the scene.
Highway conditions continue to be poor due to fog and freezing rain.
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