Driver of pickup in hospital after weekend crash

A 21-year-old man from Erieau is in a Windsor hospital after being seriously hurt in a crash Friday night.

The man was driving a pickup truck on Erie Shore Drive around 11 p.m. when he failed to negotiate a bend in the road and drove into a ditch, according to Chatham-Kent police. 

Two passengers were able to call for help. Paramedics had to extricate the driver.