Crash involving horse-drawn buggy and vehicle sends three to hospital

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Three people have been rushed to hospital after a horse-drawn buggy and motor vehicle collided east of Wingham.

The Ontario Provincial Police reported the crash on Friday around 6:30 p.m., on Howick-Turnberry Road between Gorrie Road and Belmore Line.

One person was airlifted to hospital with life-threatening injuries, while two others were taken to hospital by ambulance to be treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Police have closed the road in the area to conduct an investigation.

No further details have been released at this time.

Anyone with information regarding this collision is asked to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).