Serious Crash In Essex

Police are investigating a serious single-vehicle crash.

It happened in Essex last night around 8:25pm on N Malden Rd. east of Trembley Sideroad.

OPP say a red Chevrolet driven by a 20-year-old Essex woman was heading westbound on N Malden Rd. when it left the roadway and hit a cement culvert. She was sent to hospital with life-threatening injuries.

N Malden Rd. between Trembley and Walker was closed as police investigated and wasn't re-opened until after 4:30am.