8 people taken to hospital after single-vehicle crash near Mount Forest
Vehicle carrying 18 people came to rest on its side in a ditch, OPP say
Eight people were taken to hospital on Thursday following a single-vehicle crash involving a small bus on Wellington County Road 16 east of Mount Forest.
The vehicle was carrying 18 people.
Members of Wellington County OPP were called to the area at around 6:30 a.m.
On arrival, officers found the bus on its side in a ditch. Eight people were taken to hospital in Mount Forest and Palmerston with non-life-threatening injuries.
Ornge air ambulance later transported three of the eight people to a Hamilton hospital for additional care, OPP said in a news release.
Members of Wellington North Fire Services and Guelph-Wellington Emergency Medical Services assisted the OPP at the scene.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.