Serious violent crash in Norfolk

Six people, including three young children, were taken to hospital after what police are calling a “serious violent crash” at Brantford and Burford-Delhi Townline roads in Norfolk County on Tuesday.Norfolk OPP said that, at about 9:15 p.m., a minivan northbound on Brantford Road collided with a westbound minivan on Burford-Delhi Townline Road.One driver, a 26-year-old Norfolk man, suffered “life-threatening” injuries, said police, adding that his passenger, a 26-year-old Norfolk woman, suffered “life-altering” injuries.The vehicle they were in rolled over into a corn field. Both were extricated from the van and transported to hospital in Hamilton.Police said the other driver, a 29-year-old man, and his three children —  boys, aged 1 and 3, and a four-year-old girl — were taken to hospital as precautionary measures.“We are going to try to piece together the puzzle for exactly what happened here,” said Norfolk OPP Const. Ed Sanchuk.Burford-Delhi Townline Road is controlled by a stop sign, said Sanchuk.The intersection is about two kilometres southwest of Scotland.Brantford Road reopened before 8 a.m. Wednesday after being closed for the police investigation.The investigation is continuing.Violent crash at Brantford Rd and Burford Delhi Townline Rd sends 3 adults and 3 young children to hospital. Road closures in effect for several more hours. #NorfolkOPP @NorfolkCountyCA^es https://t.co/VeBlI5g3Hy— OPP West (@OPP_WR) July 17, 2019

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