Traffic held up on 401 by crash

By Craig Hendry

The flow of traffic was interrupted late this morning by an accident on highway 401 near Orford Road.

A crash on the 401 near Orford Rd. Friday snarled traffic for about 30 minutes.
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Photo by Craig Hendry

The extent of injuries is unknown, following a crash in the east bound lanes of the 401 near Orford Road Friday morning.

Chatham-Kent firefighters from Station 10 in Highgate responded to the collision with people being reported trapped in their cars. Fire crews had to extricate the occupants from their vehicles.

Chatham-Kent O.P.P. are currently investigating the accident.

CKReview will post updates as they are made available.