Four people seriously hurt in crash near Alvinston

  Four people traveling in an SUV were severely injured in an early morning crash near Alvinston.

Lambton OPP say the driver failed to negotiate a curve in the road on Cameron Road south of Courtright Line around 12:30 a.m. Saturday.

The vehicle left the roadway, striking a hydro pole.

Police say the collision was so severe that the body of the SUV separated from the chassis.

The 27-year-old driver from Oil Springs had to be extracted from the truck.

A 55-year-old man from Plympton Twp and a 47-year-old woman from Petrolia were both ejected from the SUV.

The 55-year-old man is suffering from life threatening injuries and the 47-year-old woman suffered serious injuries.

A 22-year-old man from Dawn-Euphemia was also seriously hurt.

OPP are not releasing any names at this time.

The investigation is ongoing.