Windsor

Hwy. 3 crash near Cottam sends person to hospital with critical injuries

Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Essex-Windsor EMS and crews with the Kingsville Fire Department responded to the collision between a vehicle and a tractor trailer at approximately 9:30 a.m. 

Highway 3 between County Road 27 and Marsh Road closed in both directions until OPP conclude investigation

A tractor trailer and passenger vehicle were involved in the collision. (CBC)

The occupant of a passenger vehicle is in hospital with life-threatening injuries following a collision Thursday, in the Cottam-area, on Highway 3, at the intersection of Country Road 27.

Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Essex-Windsor EMS and crews with the Kingsville Fire Department responded to the collision between the vehicle and a tractor trailer at approximately 9:30 a.m. 

Both vehicles had one occupant at the time, and the driver of the tractor trailer was not injured. 

OPP said Highway 3 between Country Road 27 and Marsh Road will remain closed in both directions until an investigation by the OPP's technical collision investigation unit has concluded. 

The driver of the tractor trailer was not injured. (Submitted by Ontario Provincial Police)

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