Two motorists are fighting for their lives following a head-on collision that took place late Friday afternoon on Route 116 in Cleveland, in the Eastern Townships.
“For a reason that remains to be determined, one of the vehicles deviated from its lane,” said Sergeant Hélène St-Pierre, a spokesperson for the SQ.
T he two victims, who were alone in their respective vehicles, were seriously injured and transported to hospital. Police said their conditions are considered critical.
The road was closed to traffic and an accident scene reconstruction expert was dispatched to try to shed light on the incident.