Three injured in car, tractor trailer collision on Kolbec Road in Cumberland County

The Kolbec Road is closed to traffic Thursday after a two-vehicle collision involving a car and a tractor trailer.

Cumberland District RCMP received a 911 call at 6:40 a.m., and say the driver of the car was transported to the QEII in Halifax via EHS LifeFlight with serious injuries.

A passenger in the car and the driver of the tractor trailer were taken to the Cumberland Regional Health Centre in Amherst via EHS with undetermined injuries.

The RCMP say traffic travelling into Oxford on the Kolbec Rd. (Highway 301) will be detoured at the intersection of Kolbec Rd. and Dickson Rd. to Mt. Pleasant Rd. back to Kolbec Rd.

Traffic travelling from Oxford on the Kolbec Rd. (Highway 301) will be detoured at the intersection of Kolbec Rd. and Mt Pleasant Rd.to the Dickson Rd. back to Kolbec Rd.