Three in hospital following collision Print

Durham Regional Police report that three people were taken to hospital following a two-vehicle collision on Highway 57, south of Durham Road 20 in Clarington.

On Saturday June 9, 2012 at approximately 7:10 a.m., officers from East Division responded to reports of a two-vehicle collision. A white Cadillac was traveling southbound on Highway 57 south of Durham Road 20 when the driver lost control and collided with a blue Honda traveling northbound on Highway 57.

The 46-year-old male driver of the Honda received life-threatening injuries and was airlifted to a Toronto hospital. The 63-year-old male driver and 59-year-old female passenger of the Cadillac were transported to local hospitals with serious injuries.

Members of the DRPS Traffic Services Branch, Collision Investigation Unit, attended the scene to conduct an investigation. The roadway was closed for several hours while evidence was collected. Investigators have determined that road conditions were a factor at the time of the collision. Police determined that alcohol was not considered a factor in the collision.


Last Updated ( Monday, 11 June 2012 14:40 )