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Mapleton restaurant hit by truck

A 41-year-old from Palmerston was taken to hospital this morning after driving into a restaurant in Mapleton.

Around 6:45 this morning, Wellington County OPP responded to a serious collision involving a single vehicle and a building on Wellington Road 86 at Sideroad 15 in Mapleton. Initial reports indicated a pick-up truck had struck a restaurant and the driver was trapped.
Emergency Services attended the scene. The driver, a 41-year-old from Palmerston, was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. There were people in the building at the time of the collision, however none had sustained injuries.
The cause of the collision is being investigated. Wellington County OPP is asking anyone that witnessed the accident to call 1-888-310-1122.