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Chesley man suffers life-threatening injuries in crash

Two men had to be taken to hospital following a single-vehicle crash in the Township of Chatsworth.

The Ontario Provincial Police said on Sunday at around 7:48 p.m., officers responded to the crash involving an SUV on Side Road 7 east of Grey Bruce Line. The vehicle was found on the road with the driver and passenger trapped inside.

The driver, a 23-year-old man from Chesley, was unconscious when he was removed from the vehicle and then rushed to hospital to be treated for life-threatening injuries.

The passenger, a 26-year-old man from Arran-Elderslie, was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

An investigation into the crash is ongoing.

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