POLICE BEAT: Man injured after crashing into parked tractor trailer

GUELPH-ERAMOSA – A Lindsay man was airlifted to hospital after a serious crash here last week.

On May 6 at about 8:15pm emergency crews responded to a collision involving a vehicle on Highway 7 at Wellington Road 29 west of Rockwood. 

Wellington County OPP officials say a white coupe had lost control and collided with a parked (and unoccupied) tractor trailer.

The driver, a 23-year-old Lindsay man, was airlifted to a trauma centre with life-threatening injuries that were later downgraded to non-life-threatening.

The road was closed for approximately four hours. 

Anyone with information about this incident can contact the Wellington County OPP detachment at 1-888-310-1122.