Two people airlifted to hospital following Annapolis County collision

The RCMP say two people were sent to hospital via LifeFlight with serious injuries following a collision this morning in Annapolis County.

Police say a vehicle lost control on Highway 8 in Maitland Bridge around 8 a.m., left the roadway and overturned in the ditch.

The driver and a passenger in the rear seat were injured and airlifted to hospital, while the third occupant was not injured.

Highway 8 was closed between Maitland Bridge and Kempt while an RCMP Traffic Analyst was called to examine the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.