Girl, 11, injured in snow plane crash in Wellesley, Ont.

Waterloo Regional Police said a child was seriously injured following an accident involving a tube being towed by a sled in the Town of Wellesley on Saturday.

Emergency crews were called to a private facility in the Boomer Road and Herrgott Road areas just after 2:30 p.m. to reports of a collision.

In a press release on Monday, police said that when the sled pulled the 11-year-old boy, the tube left the path and crashed into a tree.

Paramedics took the young girl to a hospital outside of Waterloo and police said her injuries were considered serious but not life-threatening.

The sleigh driver, a 56-year-old man, reported to police uninjured.

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The service did not comment on any charges but said its investigation was underway.

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