RCMP vehicle hit by semi truck

The incident took place on Highway 63

The door of a police vehicle was hit by a passing semi truck on Highway 63 near Boyle Alberta.

The incident happened during a traffic stop on April 21st around 11pm, the officer was about to get out of the cruiser when a passing semi truck hit the door.

Police are now reminding drivers about the "slow down, move over" law following the collision.

The slow down move over law requires drivers to move into the other lane if safe to do so and slow down to 60 as they pass.

A 66 year old man from Spruce Grove has been charged and the officer wasn't hurt.

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