Head-on collision claims life of 7-year-old boy

A seven-year-old boy is dead after a head-on collision in Saint-Anne-des-Plaines in the Laurentians Saturday evening.

Police don't know why an SUV swerved into opposing lane and collided with car carrying boy

An SUV travelling in the oppposite direction crossed into the oncoming lane and collided with the car carrying the boy, his mother and another child. (Radio-Canada)

A seven-year-old boy is dead after a head-on collision in Saint-Anne-des-Plaines in the Laurentians Saturday evening.

Police say the boy was in a car with his mother and another child when an SUV travelling in the opposite direction crossed into their lane.

The boy’s mother and the other child were injured, but are expected to survive.

The 22-year-old driver of the SUV was hospitalized with minor injuries.

Police are investigating the cause of the collision.