A motorcyclist was transported to Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre with life-threatening injuries after colliding with a train Thursday evening. Provincial police received a call about the incident, which occurred at Snow Valley Road and Wilson Drive, at approximately 7:20 p.m. OPP Sgt. Peter Leon said the man’s injuries are considered serious. Snow Valley Road was closed while police conducted their investigation and traffic was rerouted around the scene. MARK WANZEL PHOTO
SPRINGWATER TWP. – An Essa Township man suffered life-threatening injuries and was air-lifted to a Toronto hospital after his motorcycle collided with a train Thursday evening.
An initial investigation by Huronia West OPP showed the motorcycle failed to stop for a train on Snow Valley Road, west of Wilson Road.
Police say the crash which seriously injured the 23-year-old man took place at 7:20 p.m.
Springwater firefighters and Simcoe County paramedics were also on-scene.
Source: The Barrie Examiner