An investigation is underway following a two vehicle crash in Central Elgin that sent three people to hospital.
Elgin County OPP responded to the scene at Fairview Road and John Wise Line just after 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.
According to Police, it appears a 1999 blue Ford van was eastbound on John Wise and a 2013 grey Toyota car was southbound on Fairview.
The crash happened at the intersection which is controlled by stop signs on John Wise Line.
Both vehicles came to a rest off the roadway at the southeast side of the intersection.
As a result, two passengers, a male and a female in the van were ejected as they were not wearing their seatbelts.
Central Elgin Fire Rescue attended along with St. Thomas Elgin ambulances.
Paramedics and fire tended to the ejected individuals and others inside the vehicles.
Three people were transported to hospital. One person from the car had minor injuries. The male from the van sustained minor injuries, and the female suffered life-threatening injuries, at this time she’s listed in critical condition.
The OPP’s Technical Traffic Collision investigators were called to the scene. Charges are pending.