Crash near Vanastra sends driver to hospital

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Police are investigating after a crash involving a utility vehicle west of Vanastra sent one person to hospital.

The Ontario Provincial Police said on Friday shortly before 7 p.m., the side-by-side utility vehicle collided with a fertilizer truck that was parked on Short Horn Road just east of Bannockburn Line.

The driver was rushed to hospital with serious injuries.

Short Horn Road east of Bannockburn Line is expected to remain closed while officers conduct an investigation.

Any person with information regarding this crash is asked to contact Huron OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or (519) 482-1677. Anonymous callers can also contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).