10 people taken to hospital, Highway 17 north now open

A picture from the scene, as close as police would allow, July 28, 2021 (Dan Gray/SaultOnline.com)

Around 9:30 a.m. officers, along with Sault Fire Services and Emergency Medical Services personnel responded to a motor vehicle collision involving multiple vehicles.

Fire Services personnel, including volunteers from Aweres Volunteer Fire Rescue were required for extrication of some of the involved people. In total, 10 people were taken to hospital to be treated for injuries ranging from life-threatening to minor.
During the investigation, officers determined four vehicles were involved in the collision. The investigation is ongoing.
The scene of the collision, the 2600 block of Great Northern Road, is now open with traffic flowing normally in both directions.
Earlier Coverage: Highway 17 Collision