Two People Injured In Highway 17 Crash


Two people were injured in a collision on Highway 17 in Renfrew this morning.

The OPP tell Star 96.7 the two-vehicle crash took place just after 7 a.m. at the intersection of Highway 17 and Bruce Street.

Investigators say a driver heading westbound on the highway was in the process of making a left turn and was struck by an eastbound vehicle.

Two people received minor injuries, and one of them was taken to hospital by paramedics.

A female driver has been charged with making an unsafe turn.

Traffic was rerouted for awhile until the vehicles were towed away, and debris was cleared from the scene.