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Careless Driving Charge After Collision With Minto Woman

CENTRE WELLINGTON TOWNSHIP – A woman had to be transported to hospital after a car collided with a transport truck in Centre Wellington Township.

Wellington OPP were called out to the scene on Wellington Road 7, between Salem and Alma last Thursday.

They say a southbound car was waiting for clearance to pass through a single lane stretch of highway that was under construction when it was struck by the tractor trailer.

The driver of the car, a 48 year old Minto woman, sustained non-life threatening injuries as a result.

The driver of the truck, 29-year-old Jarrett Jose Keith Medeiros of St Thomas, has been charged with careless driving.