OUR-LADY-OF-LOURDES | Five people were injured in the early after-noon, Saturday, in a head-on collision occurred on route 265 to Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes, a little to the north of Plessisville in Centre-du-Québec.
In one of the two vehicles involved in the accident, there was a woman and two young children, said the Sûreté du Québec. The other vehicle was carrying a man and a woman.
Five people were taken to hospital with injuries, some serious.
The accident occurred when a vehicle has deviated from his path – for a reason yet unknown, for colliding with the other vehicle coming in the opposite direction.
It was raining at the time of the collision has emphasized the SQ.