One in Hospital After Pickup Truck Strikes Building in Lakeshore

One person has been taken to the hospital in critical condition after a vehicle crashed into a building in Lakeshore.

The OPP, EMS, Lakeshore Fire and Union Gas responded to the crash on County Rd 22 in Emeryville around 12pm Friday.

Police say a westbound pick-up truck left the road, for unknown reasons, and struck a building.

A passing off-duty police officer helped the man driving the vehicle until EMS arrived and he was taken to the hospital.

County Rd. 22 is open but motorists are asked to avoid the area.

OPP technical collision investigators are looking into the cause of the crash.