One person is in hospital after hitting a tree on County Road 503 at Buckhorn Road on Thursday.

The OPP report the crash happened just after 9 AM. Only one vehicle and its driver were involved. Police report the person behind the wheel was taken to a Toronto hospital with “serious injuries.” 

The stretch of road was closed while the OPP’s Technical Traffic Collision Investigation Unit looked over the scene. There is no word yet on how the crash happened.

If you’re a witness to what did happen, call Haliburton Highlands OPP, or reach out to Crime Stoppers to report anonymously.