13.7 C
Kawartha Lakes
Monday, April 15, 2024
No menu items!
HomeNewsHighway 7 Closed West Of Omemee Due To Four Vehicle Crash

Highway 7 Closed West Of Omemee Due To Four Vehicle Crash

KAWARTHA LAKES-Members of the City of Kawartha Lakes Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and emergency crews are currently on scene at a motor vehicle collision which occurred at approximately 9:00am on Highway 7 west of the Village of Omemee.

Police say three passenger vehicles and a commercial motor vehicle (CMV) were involved in the collision. Three victims have been transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and one victim has been transported to a Toronto area hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Highway 7 is closed while members trained in collision reconstruction measure and document the scene. Detours will be in place on Highway 7 at Mount Horeb Road and Heights Road.

The closure will remain in place for several hours while police investigate. For road closure information regarding this incident, or any other traffic related events please check Twitter @OPP_COMM_CR for ongoing updates.


Don't forget to sign up for our morning newsletter.

Catch up on all the local news while enjoying your coffee.

Pamela Vanmeer
Pamela Vanmeerhttps://www.kawartha411.ca/
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.

Most Popular

Kawartha 411