Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers are currently investigating a single vehicle collision on Highway 417 (between Highway 138 and County Road 20), North Stormont Township.
Preliminary investigation has indicated that at approximately 7:37 a.m, a passenger vehicle was travelling eastbound on Highway 417 when, for reasons under investigation, left the roadway and struck a pillar from the overpass and entered the south ditch.
The driver (55) (lone occupant) of the eastbound passenger vehicle was taken to hospital with serious life-threatening injuries.
SD&G OPP continue to investigate with the assistance of OPP Traffic Collision Investigators (TCI).
A section of Highway 417 is closed to traffic with indicated detours in place. ( Highway 138 – County Road 20).
ANYONE HAVING INFORMATION ON THE ABOVE OR ANY CRIME IS ASKED TO CALL SD&G OPP AT 1-888-310-1122 OR CRIME STOPPERS AT 1-800-222-8477.