B.C. truck driver and rig go missing en route to Alberta

Police say a Langley, B.C., man driving a transport truck to Airdrie, Alta., was last heard from Thursday morning.

John Oswell last heard from hours after leaving Langley, B.C., on Thursday morning

UPDATE: Calgary Police Service confirms truck driver found dead

Langley truck driver John Oswell was expected to arrive in Airdrie, Alta. (Langley RCMP)

Police say a Langley, B.C., man who left Thursday morning driving a transport truck to Airdrie, Alta., has gone missing.

RCMP Cpl. Holly Marks said John Oswell left Langley at around 8:30 a.m. PT on Apr. 17.

He was last heard from a few hours later, at 11:30 a.m. PT.

He did not arrive at his intended destination, and police are asking for the public's help in locating the man.

Police released a photo of Oswell, and a picture of a truck that is similar to the one he was driving.

The licence plate on the missing transport truck is 04876P, and the trailer plate is 19639D. Both are British Columbia plates.

Langley RCMP is taking tips at 604-532-3200.

Oswell was driving a truck similar to the one pictured. The B.C. licence plates on the truck and trailer are 04876P and 19639D, respectively. (Langley RCMP)