Posted on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at 2:30pm
No serious injuries following two-vehicle crash
An accident, involving two vehicles, left five occupants shaken, but unscathed. The accident took place at about 1 pm earlier today on the highway 17, near Rockland Manor.
“The accident was between a commercial dump truck and a minivan,” stated Clarence-Rockland Fire Chief Brian Wilson. “No one was seriously injured.”
Local firefighters checked out the occupants of the minivan upon getting on scene, waiting for paramedics. None of the passengers were brought to hospital. Russell Detachment Ontario Provincial Police officers closed one lane of Highway 17, before re-opening it shortly after 1:45pm.
The cause of the accident is still being investigated