Truck loses load of patio stones in Greely

A tractor trailer lost its load of patio stones in the rural south Ottawa community of Greely early Tuesday afternoon, leaving Bank Street strewn with debris.

Bank Street strewn with debris after large patio stones fell from trailer Tuesday afternoon

A tractor trailer lost its load of large patio stones on Tuesday, Nov. 28, causing Ottawa police to close Bank Street between Meadow Drive and Parkway Road. (@ConstableSingh/Twitter)

A truck pulling a trailer stacked with patio stones lost its load on Bank Street in Greely Tuesday, forcing police to temporarily close the road as debris was removed.

Bank Street was closed between Parkway Road and Meadow Drive during cleanup but has since reopened.

Police are warning drivers that traffic will be slow until all the stones are removed.

No injuries were reported.

Ottawa police said there was no estimate on how long Bank Street would be closed. (@ConstableSingh/Twitter)
Police are directing traffic at the scene. (@ConstableSingh/Twitter)