A semi-tractor and trailer unit that rolled onto its side across the northbound lanes of Hwy 2 just south of High River has been cleared.

The incident happened just before 6:30 a.m. with emergency personnel responding immediately. 

High River RCMP, EMS and the High River Fire Dept helped to divert traffic onto 594 Ave. East to Hwy 2A.

All lanes heading northbound were blocked till after 9:00 a.m. when tow trucks were able to clear the truck and trailer off the highway.

The driver and passenger came away with only minor injuries and remained on scene.