1 dead and 3 hospitalized after vehicle rollover crash in Oro-Medonte police say

Ornge air ambulance C-GYNH takes-off from the helipad outside the Kingston general hospital in Kingston, Ontario on Sunday April 25, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS IMAGES/Lars Hagberg

A Barrie teen is dead and three others are hospitalized after a rollover collision in Oro-Medonte over the weekend.

Orillia OPP are investigating the fatal motor vehicle collision, which happened Saturday just before 11 p.m. in Oro-Medonte.

Emergency crews found four vehicle occupants when they responded to the single-vehicle rollover collision at Ridge Road between Line 4 and Line 3 South.

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Police say one person, an 18-year-old man from Barrie, was taken to hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

A second person was taken by Ornge to a Toronto-area trauma centre with serious, life-threatening injuries and two other occupants with minor injuries were taken to a local hospital, Police say.

Ridge Road was closed for several hours for the investigation and has since been reopened.

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The investigation into the cause of the crash is ongoing.

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