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Woman suffers life-threatening injuries after motorcycle crash in Selkirk: OPP

OPP say a woman was seriously hurt after a crash in Selkirk on Saturday afternoon.
OPP say a woman was seriously hurt after a crash in Selkirk on Saturday afternoon. Don Mitchell / Global News

Police in Haldimand County believe a woman who was sent to hospital with serious injuries on Saturday afternoon was a passenger on a motorcycle that crashed in Selkirk.

Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) say they received a call reporting a single-vehicle collision on Lakeshore Road around 1 p.m. on Sept. 21.

Technical collision investigators believe the 46-year-old woman suffered life-threatening injuries when a motorcycle travelling westbound on Lakeshore Road reportedly lost control, causing the bike to leave the roadway.

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The driver and passenger, both from Norfolk County, were ejected from the motorcycle, police say.

The driver, a 48-year-old man, suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to police.

OPP continue to investigate and are asking anyone with information to call 1-888-310-1122.

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