Crash involving dump truck in Springwater sends one to hospital

Emergency crews attend the scene of a two-vehicle collision in Springwater Township, Ont., on Tues., Sept. 14, 2021 (OPP_CR/Twitter)

Simcoe County paramedics took one person to the hospital after a crash in Springwater.

The collision involving an SUV and dump truck happened on Wilson Drive between Highway 26 and Snow Valley Road on Tuesday morning just before nine.

Police say a passenger in the SUV was initially treated at a local hospital. They say he was later rushed to a Toronto area hospital with serious injuries.

Police closed the area to motorists while specialists tried to determine what caused the crash.

The area has since reopened.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information or who may have been travelling in the area at the time and has dash cam footage is asked to contact Huronia West OPP.