Driver charged in connection with crash that closed Highway 7
Published Thursday, July 13, 2017 10:52AM EDT
Last Updated Thursday, July 13, 2017 12:29PM EDT
A careless driving charge has been laid in connection with a crash which left part of Highway 7 in Guelph’s west end closed for several hours.
The crash occurred around 3:15 p.m. Wednesday near the intersection of the highway – which runs into Guelph as Woodlawn Road – and Governors Road.
A black SUV left the road and hit a hydro pole, breaking the pole and causing hydro wires to fall.
The 50-year-old Harriston man driving the vehicle was taken to hospital to be treated for minor injuries.
His vehicle also received an estimated $25,000 worth of damage.
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