Driver seriously injured in Highway 7 crash

Ontario Provincial Police have closed a stretch of Highway 7, west of Perth, following what’s being described as a “serious collision.”

Highway 7 was closed between Cameron Side Rd. and Harper Rd., but reopened late Wednesday.

UPDATE Road Closure: #Hwy7 between Cameron Sideroad and Harper Rd #Perth - Closure extended to Cameron Sideroad ^jp pic.twitter.com/bjtUoZEqQa

— OPPCommunicationsER (@OPP_COMM_ER) June 13, 2018

OPP say the two-vehicle crash, which involves a tractor trailer and a pick-up truck, happened at around 7:37 a.m. Wednesday.

The driver of the pick-truck sustained major injuries and was taken by Air Ambulance to Hospital in Ottawa, according to OPP.