On Thursday February 10, 2022, just before 6:00pm, Barrie Police responded to a report of a serious motor vehicle collision that had taken place in the intersection Drive West and Veteran’s Drive.
Upon arrival at the scene, police located a grey Dodge Ram pickup truck and grey coloured Volkswagon Golf that had been involved in a head on collision. The male driver of the pickup was removed from his motor vehicle and transported to a local hospital with serious injuries by County of Simcoe Paramedic Services. A female driver from the other involved motor vehicle was also taken hospital by Paramedics to be treated for non-life threatening injuries.
The intersection remained closed until shortly after 9:00 p.m. while the at-scene collision investigation was conducted by members of the Barrie Police Traffic Unit.
Police are looking to speak to anyone that may have witnessed the collision and are looking for any dash camera or security video from businesses in the Mapleview Drive West area that may be able to assist with this ongoing investigation.
Any person or business that may be able to provide assistance is asked to contact Constable Don Langdon of the Barrie Police Traffic Unit at 705-725-7025, extension 2912.
|Prepared by:||Corporate Communications Coordinator, Peter Leon|