Posted on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 11h45 a.m.
Thursday morning accident in L’Orignal
Two ambulance units, along with police, fire trucks and the emergency rescue van from the Champlain Township Fire Department rushed to an accident Thursday morning at the intersection of County Road 17 and Cassburn Road in L’Orignal.
At least two cars were involved in the accident. Paramedics and firefighters worked together to remove one person from one of the vehicles (see photo) for ambulance transport.
Police have set up warning flares around the scene of the accident to alert motorists approaching from either side of County Road 17 and from Cassburn Road. Traffic is being detoured around the scene while emergency services personnel work to remove victims of the accident and take them to hospital.
No details are available at present regarding the cause of the accident, the number of people involved, or the nature of any injuries.