Pilot seriously injured in plane crash near Edwardsburgh/Cardinal Township

310 Froom Rd., Edwardsburgh/Cardinal — as photographed by Google in July 2013.

PRESCOTT — The pilot of single-engine plane was seriously injured in a crash at 310 Froom Rd., Edwardsburgh/Cardinal, late this morning.

Grenville County OPP responded to the scene around 11:40 p.m.

The pilot was transported to hospital by ambulance. No passengers were aboard the small aircraft.

 

Grenville County OPP, the Technical Support Branch, Transport Canada and the Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) remained at the scene as of 3 p.m. this afternoon.

Matt Wubs of Wubs Transport said the road was closed as his company’s school buses delivered children home for the day, requiring a temporary drop-off point outside police barricades.

Police say further details will be released as they become available.

 

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