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Head-On Crash Near Listowel Injures Three

Three people have been rushed to hospital following a head-on crash east of Listowel.

The Ontario Provincial Police say early Thursday afternoon, a car that was traveling east on Perth Line. 86 attempted to pass a vehicle, and collided with another car that was travelling west between Perth Rd. 140 and Perth Rd. 131.

An OPP officer came upon the crash around 2:30pm and responded to the scene, along with fire crews and EMS.

One person was taken to hospital with life threatening injuries, while two others are in hospital with minor injuries.

Perth Line 86 was closed for several hours but has since been reopened.