OTTAWA OPP INVESTIGATE FATAL COLLISION ON HIGHWAY 417
(OTTAWA, ON) – On September 17, 2019 at approximately 2:30 a.m. officers with the Ottawa Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a two vehicle collision on Highway 417 eastbound one kilometer east of Hunt Club Road.
The initial investigation has found a car collided with the back of a tractor trailer. The driver of the car, Wassim KADOURA, age 35 of Ottawa, Ontario was pronounced deceased at the scene. A 24 year old passenger in the car received minor non-life threatening injuries and the driver of the tractor trailer was not injured.
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The eastbound lanes of the 417 remain closed while OPP collision investigators complete their investigation. The OPP estimates that the eastbound lanes will be closed for approximately six hours.