Section of Highway 138 closed after head-on collision involving transport

Highway 138 between Quail and McDonald roads is closed, with a detour in place, after a collision between a transport truck and a passenger vehicle today. Map data ©Google Canada

SOUTH STORMONT — Police continue to process the scene of a head-on collision between a tractor trailer and a passenger vehicle that has sent both drivers to hospital with serious, non-life-threatening injuries and closed Highway 138 between Quail and McDonald roads.

The crash happened shortly after 10 a.m. when the smaller vehicle, headed northbound on 138, crossed into the oncoming lane of the southbound truck, according to the SD&G OPP.

Detours are in place as officers carry out their investigation of the scene.

Update: Police say the road will remain closed for an “extended period of time.”

 

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