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Two Car Collision Sends Four to Hospital - March 12, 2013

Web posted on March 12, 2013


(MUNICIPALITY OF GREY HIGHLANDS, ON) - On Monday, March 11, 2013 at approximately 4:12 p.m. a Grey County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report of a two vehicle collision on Hwy. 10 at Grey Rd. 32, just north of Flesherton, in the Municipality of Grey Highlands.

A 2006 Buick RNR was travelling west bound on Grey Rd. 32 approaching the intersection of Hwy. 10 which is controlled by a posted stop sign. The driver of the Buick proceeded to make a left turn onto Hwy. 10 and collided with a 1997 Plymouth Neon which was travelling northbound on Hwy 10.

The driver of the Plymouth, a 21 year old female, was transported to Markdale Hospital with minor injuries. A 26 year old male passenger in her vehicle was air lifted to Victoria Hospital in London with serious, non-life threatening injuries. Both are from Grey Highlands. A second male passenger was transported to Markdale Hospital and later transferred to Victoria Hospital with unknown injuries.

A 65 year old female passenger in the Buick was transported via ambulance to Markdale Hospital non-life threatening injuries. She was later transferred to the Meaford Hospital. The driver was not injured.

The Grey Highlands Fire Department and Grey County Emergency Services assisted at the scene.

The OPP West Region Technical Traffic Collision Investigation Unit (TTCI) attended the scene to assist in the investigation.

Hwy. 10 from Grey Rd. 4 north to Road 130 was closed for several hours for the safety of emergency responders at the scene.

The driver of the Buick, a 65 year old male of Toronto, has been charged with Fail to Yield to Traffic on Through Highway under the Highway Traffic Act.