Labrador Trucker - Waiting for the Ice to Brake in the Labrador Strait
Ice has been creating problems for the Apollo service on the Strait of Belle Isle. There hasn’t been a crossing between St Barbe and Blanc Sablon in almost a week and that means travellers are stuck on both sides.
One of those travellers is Mark Clarke, he’s a driver with Christophers Trucking out of Forteau.
Clarke regularly carries supplies from the Island to Southern Labrador. He’s been trying to get back to the Island since Friday….
He says that the problems started on his way up to Labrador early last week: