FATAL MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION
(South Stormont) – SD&G OPP officers and emergency personnel are currently at the scene of a single motor vehicle collision which occurred today (October 18, 2014) at approximately 2:10pm on Highway 401, west of the Moulinette Road exit, South Stormont Township.
A 2006 Chevrolet HHR, carrying two (2) occupants, was westbound on Highway 401 when, for reasons under investigation, the vehicle left the roadway, entered the median ending up on its side. A 61 year old male (from Etobicoke, Ontario) was pronounced deceased at the scene as a result of injuries sustained while a 65 year old female (from Bradford, Ontario) was airlifted to hospital with life-threatening injuries.
The passing lane of Highway 401 westbound is closed and traffic is being directed into the driving lane in the area as police process the scene; please drive with caution. SD&G OPP officers, assisted by OPP Technical Traffic Collision Investigators (TTCI) continue the investigation.