Pair airlifted after serious motorcycle crash
Emily Silva , CTV Kitchener
Published Tuesday, September 17, 2019 9:33PM EDT
Last Updated Wednesday, September 18, 2019 11:35AM EDT
Regional Police say two people were taken to hospital with serious injuries after a motorcycle and SUV collided in Kitchener Tuesday night.
Police were called to the intersection of Westmount Road and Ottawa Street around 8:30 p.m.
Officers on scene say the motorcyclist, 57, and his female passenger, also 57, were travelling through the intersection with right of way, when a car turned left in front of them.
They say they were both ejected from the motorcycle and were taken to local hospital with serious and critical injuries, before being airlifted to an out-of-town hospital for further treatment.
Police say the driver of the SUV was not taken to hospital.
The Traffic Services Branch is on scene investigating and says the driver of the SUV is likely facing charges
The intersection will be shut down for several hours as they investigate.