Search Continues For Lost Wheel Near Cookstown

Woman Sent to Toronto Hospital After Vehicle Struck By Tire

The OPP have yet to find the wheel that caused serious injuries to a Barrie motorist and shut down the 400 for several hours.

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OPP Sgt. Kerry Schmidt confirms to Barrie 360 the search continues for the wheel that came off a northbound vehicle around 8:30 Wednesday morning, before bouncing into the northbound lanes. The wheel would go on to strike a vehicle, causing serious injuries to a 29-year-old woman from Barrie.

A 59-year-old man, said to have been driving the vehicle that lost the wheel, was taken to hospital with stress-induced issues.