LONDON, ONT. -- One person was taken to hospital by air ambulance after a serious collision involving a car and a transport truck at Perth Road 164.

The collision happened at intersection of Highway 23 and Line 20 in Russeldale, about eight kilometres south west of Mitchell.

A transport truck, which was travelling northbound, collided with a car travelling eastbound that drove into the intersection.

The intersection is controlled by an stop sign east and westbound.

The crash happened around 1 p.m. Thursday afternoon.

The truck driver as well as an adult passenger and child in the car were not hurt.

Injuries have been deemed non-life treatening.