1 person suffers life threatening injuries, collision closes eastbound QEW in Niagara Region

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Posted August 3, 2021 5:48 pm

OPP accidental a 32-year-old antheral from Carleton Place was killed Thursday greeting successful a single-vehicle clang connected Highway 7. Don Mitchell / Global News

Police successful Niagara Region accidental 1 idiosyncratic has been air-lifted to a trauma centre aft a multi-vehicle collision connected the QEW successful Lincoln Tuesday afternoon.

Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) accidental 7 radical were progressive successful the clang aft a conveyance allegedly struck a mini-van connected the road bound for Fort Erie adjacent Victoria Avenue astir 3 p.m.

Six radical were successful the minivan with 1 of the occupants sent to an out-of-town infirmary with life-threatening injuries, according to OPP Sgt. Kerry Schmidt.

The different passengers were taken to a section hospital.

All eastbound lanes are blocked connected the QEW, according to Schmidt, and are apt going to beryllium delayed for respective hours.

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Westbound lanes to Toronto are unaffected.

Serious collision: #QEW Fort Erie bound astatine Victoria St is closed. 2 conveyance collision, 7 radical involved, 1 idiosyncratic airlifted to a trauma centre with beingness threatening injuries. pic.twitter.com/BeTv0yPIxe

— OPP Highway Safety Division (@OPP_HSD) August 3, 2021

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