Head-on crash in Oro Medonte sends five to hospital

Five people were hospitalized after a head-on crash in Oro Medonte Saturday afternoon.

According to paramedics, the two-vehicle crash happened on Old Barrie Road and Line 7 North shortly after 3 p.m.

One person was airlifted to hospital in serious condition, and four others sustained minor injuries.

The cause of the crash is unknown.

Old Barrie Road at Line 7 North was closed for several hours as police investigated.

Witnesses of the crash are encouraged to contact Orillia OPP at 1-888-310-1122.