Artillery gun comes unhitched, collides with taxi in Nanaimo
An artillery gun broke loose from a military vehicle and struck a taxi in Nanaimo, B.C. on July 21, 2018.
CTV Vancouver Island
Published Sunday, July 22, 2018 3:23PM PDT
The Canadian Armed Forces are investigating an unusual traffic accident in Nanaimo, B.C. involving a taxi and an artillery gun.
The massive weapon came unhitched from a military vehicle and rolled downhill Saturday, hitting a cab in the intersection of Comox Road and Terminal Avenue.
No one was injured, but the cab suffered extensive damage.
RCMP investigators were also on scene after the incident.