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Prankster tampers with Carling on-ramp construction site

The incident, which occurred on Saturday evening, took place on the Carling on-ramp just off of Highway 417, which is currently closed for construction.
A picture of the Carling on-ramp where construction cones have been moved. Photo/ @QueenswayCop

An unknown prankster tampered with the Carling Avenue on-ramp to Highway 417 contruction site by moving construction barrels surrounding the area.

According to the Ottawa Police Service, the barrels used to block-off access to the construction site had been moved aside, giving drivers access to the area.

The incident happened Saturday evening.

In a tweet, the officer states the prankster's actions could've easily taken a turn for the worse. 

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is being asked to contact authories. 


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