Earlier Airdrie collision now cleared
The collision that occurred around noon on Main Street by the Airdrie Public Library has since been cleared and traffic is flowing smoothly. According to reports, the entrance was blocked off by a vehicle that may have collided with heavy machinery equipment, possibly a backhoe. There is no word on injuries but crews have left the scene. Lane closures and construction crews are in the area due to the construction work at the location of the new public library and multi-use facility. Motorists are reminded that two southbound lanes will be closed to accommodate construction activities on Friday and Saturday. The lanes will be closed just north of the entrance to the facility to Ridgegate Way. Because of this closure, the left northbound lane will turn into a southbound lane, for traffic. Send your news tips, story ideas, pictures, and videos to firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also message and follow us on Twitter: @AIR1061FM DiscoverAirdrie encourages you to get your news directly from your trusted source by bookmarking this page and downloading the DiscoverAirdrie app. For breaking news, weather and contest alerts click here.