Whitby Fire & Emergency Services had to extricate a driver that crashed into the ditch on the westbound 401 just west of Thickson Rd just after 11 am on Sunday morning. Ornge was requested by later canceled once paramedics could get access to the driver.

Region of Durham Paramedic Services transported the male in his 60s to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The cause of the crash is not known at this time and is being investigated by the OPP.