Wellington North resident airlifted to hospital after crashing ATV

WELLINGTON NORTH – A local resident was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after crashing an ATV here on the weekend.

Wellington County OPP officials say emergency crews responded to the scene, on Sideroad 2 East, southeast of Mount Forest, on Dec. 3 at about 11:45pm.

“Initial reports indicated that an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) had been involved in a single-vehicle collision and that the operator had suffered serious injuries,” police stated in a press release.

A 33-year-old resident of Wellington North was transported to a trauma centre with serious injuries by air ambulance.

Police are asking anyone that may have information related to this collision to call 1-888-310-1122.