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Teen in life threatening condition after crash near Bobcaygeon

KAWARTHA LAKES-Officers from the City of Kawartha Lakes OPP, along with Fire and Ambulance, attended a collision on Pigeon Lake Road on Wednesday.

Police say the initial investigation indicated that a vehicle travelling West bound lost control on the icy road, crossed the centre line and collided with an East bound vehicle. The driver of the East bound vehicle, a 57 year old local male, was transported to a local hospital with minor injuries. The driver of the West bound vehicle, a 17 year old local male, was initially taken to a local hospital but was then transported via Ornge ambulance to a Toronto area hospital with life threatening injuries.

The OPP’s Technical Collision Investigation (TCI) unit attended the scene to assist with the investigation. Pigeon Lake Road was closed for several hours during this investigation.


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Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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