Stratford Police respond to a three-vehicle crash in downtown Stratford
The Stratford Police Service responded to a three-car motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Waterloo Street and Douro Street at approximately 10 a.m. on Thursday.
Once on scene police assisted the drivers of two of the motor vehicles who had suffered injuries as a result of the accident.
A white 2002 Pontiac Sunfire driven by a 62-year-old female from Stratford was travelling west on Douro Street and stopped at the stop sign. A 2008 Honda Accord driven by a 25-year-old female Stratford resident was travelling northbound on Waterloo Street when the White Pontiac proceeded through the intersection not seeing the Honda travelling northbound.
The Honda struck the white Pontiac as it was entering the intersection causing the Pontiac to spin out of control and into a Hyundai van travelling south bound on Waterloo Street.
The driver of the Pontiac was extricated from her motor vehicle by the Stratford Fire Department and taken to the hospital by EMS. The driver of the Honda was also taken to the hospital via EMS. Both drivers were examined by hospital staff and their injuries are reported to be minor in nature.
Damage is estimated at $8,000 to $10,000 to all three vehicle combined.
The driver of the Pontiac has been charged as a result of this accident.