Impaired driving charges laid after serious crash in Port Colborne sends three to hospital

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A serious crash in Port Colborne yesterday afternoon sent three people to hospital.

OPP say the crash happened on Highway 3 at the intersection of Brookfield Rd after a vehicle rear ended a stopped vehicle waiting to make a turn.

One person was airlifted to local hospital, and two patients were transported to hospital. 

Police say all injuries are considered non-life threatening.

One person has been charged with three counts of impaired driving causing bodily harm.

The area reopened to traffic at 8 o'clock last night.