oppOfficers from the Lanark County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) closed Highway 7 between Fergusons Falls Road and Concession 9 A of Drummond for 90 minutes due to a single-vehicle collision at about 9.10 am on Thursday 5th February 2015.

A 55-year-old Perth man sustained serious injuries when the SUV he was driving east on Hwy 7 left the highway and struck a road sign and tree.

The man was taken by air ambulance to hospital in Ottawa.