Another Fatal 401 Tractor Trailer Collision Near Cornwall Ontario OPP Jan 22, 2016

Another Fatal 401 Tractor Trailer Collision Near Cornwall Ontario OPP Jan 22, 2016

FATAL MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION

(South Stormont) – On January 21, 2016 at approximately 8:52pm, Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers responded to a report of a motor vehicle collision involving two (2) tractor-trailer units on Highway 401 eastbound lanes, South Stormont Township (west of Boundary Road).

Investigation indicated that two (2) eastbound tractor-trailer units collided with each other. The driver of one of the vehicles, a 59-year-old male (from Quebec) was pronounced deceased at the scene. The other driver (male) was not injured. No load spills resulted.

SD&G OPP officers, assisted by OPP Technical Traffic Collision Investigators (TTCI) members continue the investigation. A section of Highway 401 (eastbound lanes only) between McConnell and Boundary Road exits is closed to traffic. Emergency Detour Routes (EDR) are in effect.



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