Two injured in Morrisburg head-on

(Newswatch Group/Bill Kingston, File)

Update 1 p.m.: The scene is cleared and the section of road reopened.

MORRISBURG – Two drivers are in hospital with serious non-life threatening injuries following a head-on crash on County Road 2 this morning (Tuesday).

The collision happened around 6:50 a.m. on a section of the highway between Augusta Street and Merkley Street in the village.

Police say an westbound vehicle crossed the center line and collided with a eastbound vehicle.

The drivers of both vehicles – both men – were taken to hospital with serious non-life threatening injuries.

A section of County Road 2 is closed to give O.P.P. technical traffic investigators time to process the scene and figure out why one vehicle crossed over into oncoming traffic.