Manitoulin OPP investigate serious motor vehicle collision in Sheguiandah

The ‘jaws of life’ had to be used in this serious single vehicle accident in Sheguiandah Sunday morning on Highway 6.

SHEGUIANDAH – On October 25 at approximately 7:27 am, officers from the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police, with the assistance of Manitoulin-Sudbury emergency medical services and the Northeastern Manitoulin and the Islands (NEMI) Fire Department, responded to a serious single motor vehicle collision on Highway 6 near the Centennial Museum of Sheguiandah. 

Two people were injured in the collision. One person was transported to hospital with serious injuries and the other person with life-threatening injuries. Highway 6 was closed for approximately five hours.  

The investigation is continuing with the assistance of the North East Region OPP Traffic Incident Management and Enforcement (TIME) Team.