Woman airlifted to hospital in critical condition after collision near Selkirk

Traffic is being diverted on Highway 9, northwest of Selkirk, due a serious motor vehicle collision. 

Collision caused significant injuries, police say

Police and firefighters were on scene of a serious two vehicle collision Monday that sent one woman to hospital in critical condition. (Travis Golby/CBC )

A woman in her 70s was airlifted to hospital Monday after a serious motor vehicle collision on Highway 9, northwest of Selkirk. 

RCMP say they responded to the collision at around 1:55 p.m. Monday, near the intersection of Highway 9 and Meadowdale Road. 

A black pick-up truck and beige sedan were at the scene on the crash.

A beige sedan and a black pickup truck could be seen at the site of the collision Monday. (Travis Golby/CBC )

A spokesperson for the STARS air ambulance service said they were dispatched to a two vehicle collision, and that there were multiple occupants in each vehicle. The woman in her 70s was taken to the Health Sciences Centre in critical condition. 

Officers were still on scene as of 3:30 p.m.