One person transported to hospital after collision on County Road 27: police

The Barrie Police Service headquarters.
The Barrie Police Service headquarters. Nick Westoll / File / Global News

Police say one person was transported to hospital following a collision in Barrie.

According to Barrie police, on Wednesday at around 8:30 a.m., two vehicles collided on County Road 27 between Lougheed Road and Salem Road.

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Officers say one driver was extricated from a vehicle and transported to a local hospital before getting airlifted to a Toronto-area trauma centre.

According to police, the road was closed for several hours while officers investigated, however, it has reopened.

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