Single vehicle rollover near Drayton sends four to hospital, one with serious injuries


Ontario Provincial Police say four people were taken to hospital and at least one has serious injuries, following a single vehicle rollover outside of Drayton on Sunday.

Police say the crash happened on 18th Line between 12th Line and Wellington Road 8 around 4:20 p.m.

Four occupants were transported to local hospital and one was later taken to a Toronto hospital by Ornge air ambulance with serious injuries.

The air-lifted occupant remains in hospital in critical condition, an OPP spokesperson said Tuesday morning. The other three were treated for minor injuries.

An investigation is ongoing.

The roadway was closed between Wellington Road 7 and Wellington Road 8 for the investigation.

#WellingtonOPP responded to a single vehicle rollover on 18th Line today at 4:20pm. The road is closed btw WR 7 and WR 8 while officers investigate. 4 occupants transported to local hospital - 1 later went by #Ornge to Toronto Hosp w serious injuries. Call OPP 1-888-310-1122.^cr

— OPP West Region (@OPP_WR) October 10, 2021