(BLIND RIVER, ON) – On September 11, 2018, shortly after 9:00 a.m., members from the East Algoma Blind River Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), a member from the OPP Technical Collision Investigation (TCI) team, OPP Emergency Response Team (ERT), Algoma Paramedic Services, Blind River Fire Department and the Mississauga First Nation Fire Department responded to a collision near the junction of Highway 17 and Eastman Road east of Mississauga First Nation involving a tractor trailer and three other vehicles.
A 54 year old female from Elliot Lake, Ontario was transported to a local hospital in Sudbury with non-life threatening injuries.
Highway 17 remained closed to two lanes until 12:01 p.m., where it opened to one lane.
Blind River is located east of Thunder Bay.
Investigation is continuing.
Source: Ontario Provincial Police