Six taken to hospital after multi-vehicle collision east of Stratford

Six people were taken to hospital after a crash on Highway 8 east of Stratford Thursday evening.
OPP say a transport truck collided with three cars and a minivan Thursday evening. The cause of the crash is under investigation. (@OPP_WR/Twitter)

Six people have been taken to hospital after a crash on Highway 8 east of Stratford where a transport truck collided with three cars and a minivan, police say.

The crash happened at about 5:30 p.m. Thursday. The six people were taken to a local hospital, and later, one of the injured was transferred to a London hospital.

Perth County OPP say one person remains in critical condition.

The cause of the collision is being investigated.

There may be traffic delays in the area in the area Friday morning.