A woman has been airlifted to Toronto trauma centre following a collision that shut down a busy Barrie roadway.
Essa Road was shut down between Athabasca Rd. and Townline Rd. mid-afternoon Friday, following a single-vehicle crash that caused serious injury to the vehicle’s only occupant.
Update #1 to Serious Motor Vehicle Collision: the lone occupant of the motor vehicle involved has been transported by @Ornge to a #Toronto area trauma centre with life threatening injuries. The #BarriePolice Traffic Unit remains on scene investigating. @simcoecountyPS pic.twitter.com/XzvFZez7CZ— Barrie Police (@BarriePolice) October 11, 2019
She was airlifted for further treatment in Toronto while police continue to investigate the cause of the collision.