A woman is in critical condition after crashing her car into a parked excavator Tuesday morning, police say.
According to Sgt. Kerry Schmidt, the collision took place in a construction area near the eastbound lanes of Highway 401, east of Avenue Road.
Collision:#Hwy401 EB collectors east of Avenue Rd. #Toronto
Single vehicle drive into a construction area colliding with a stopped excavator.
Female driver transported with critical injuries
Investigation ongoing pic.twitter.com/jocEAqQzWY
— Sgt Kerry Schmidt (@OPP_HSD) June 19, 2018
From images shared online by Sgt. Schmidt, the woman’s blue sedan is the only vehicle involved in the crash.
The collision caused road delays this morning, however, according to the OPP all lanes are now reopened.
CLEARED: ROAD RESTRICTION: #Hwy401 EB express to collectors before Allen Rd: All lanes reopened. ^aw
— OPP GTA Traffic (@OPP_GTATraffic) June 19, 2018