Intersection reopens amid investigation into serious Highway 3 crash

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The intersection of Highway 3 at Arner Townline has reopened following a crash.

Three people have been transported to hospital after a serious crash on Highway 3 in Essex County Wednesday night, police are investigating.

OPP say a passenger vehicle and commercial motor vehicle collided at the intersection around 8:45 p.m.

The three occupants of the passenger car were taken to hospital. Police say two sustained non-life-threatening injuries, while the third person’s injuries have been deemed life-threatening.

The driver of the commercial vehicle was not injured.

Police say updates will be released as they become available.

Anyone with information regarding this or any other incident is asked to call the OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).