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Two children suffer life-threatening injuries in crash in Minto

Minivan, SUV and sedan collided on Highway 89 at 10:40 a.m. Saturday, OPP say

Two children have been sent to hospital with life-threatening injuries after a three-vehicle collision this morning in Minto Township.

At around 10:40 a.m. Feb. 4, the Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police responded to a report of a serious motor vehicle collision involving three passenger vehicles. 

A minivan, an SUV and a sedan had collided on Highway 89. 

OPP, paramedics and local fire departments attended the scene. 

Two children have been transported to trauma centres with life-threatening injuries, the OPP said in a news release.

Three adults were transported to local hospitals with minor injuries. 

Highway 89 will be closed from Wellington Road 2 to Pike Lake Road for the next several hours. Police asked drivers to avoid the area.  

The Wellington County OPP is continuing to investigate the collision with the assistance of the West Region Traffic Incident Management and Enforcement Team. 

Anyone with information regarding this incident can contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or online at

Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-84777 (TIPS) where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000. 



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