LOCAL EVENTS

  • LOCAL EVENTS Browse the Cape Breton EVENTS calendar View Events
  • POST YOUR NEWS Post your own content for free on this website! Show me how
  • CONTESTS Like our Facebook PAGE to follow our many contests for free food, tickets, gifts, and more!
  • JOBS Check out our JOB listings
  • OBITUARIES Find the latest Obituaries on goCapeBreton.com
  • COUPONS Promote your business with FREE ONLINE COUPONS
  • SIGN UP Sign up for FREE MEMBERSHIP and share your news, events, & information.

Truck Tips Over Spoiling Est 37,000 pounds of Crab in Cheticamp

This article has been updated thanks to new information submitted by a viewer.

At roughly 8:00 pm last night (May 1st) on the Cabot Trail route of the Cheticamp area, a Cape Bald transfer truck carrying an estimated 37,000 pounds of crab was tipped over and the crab was dumped all over the shoulder of the highway. At the current price, the spoiled crab is estimated to be worth over $185,000.

More importantly, it has been reported that the driver of the truck suffered serious injuries, was hospitalized and had to have surgery. The same source went on to say the drivers' dog sadly lost its life as a result of the accident and that the drivers' wife, although not hospitalized, suffered injuries as well. Let us hope the driver recovers fast without complications.

Wishing the family all the best during this difficult time.

Posted by on goCapeBreton.com where you can find and share everything about your local community.


54,340

0

Log In or Sign Up to add a comment.
Depth
[comment deleted] Posted
Post your own content for
free on this website!
Post your own content for
free on this website!
Show Me How
View all the LATEST
and HOTTEST posts
View

Share this comment by copying the direct link.

  • Our
    Sponsors

Using this website is subject to the Terms of Use that contain binding contractual terms.