OPP - Update - Fatal Collision on 401
Elgin County, ON - The driver of the vehicle has been identified as 35-year-old
Benjamin ALLEN of Ajax, Ontario.
The investigation continues into the causes of the fatal collision.
OPP - Fatal Collision on 401
Elgin County, ON - The Elgin County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are currently
investigating a fatal collision on the 401 Highway eastbound lanes, east of West
Around 7:30 a.m. this morning a tractor trailer and vehicle collided. One person
was vital signs absent at the scene and has died.
St. Thomas Elgin paramedics along with fire services attended the scene.
At this time the 401 highway will remain closed at Graham road to eastbound traffic.
The OPP's technical collision investigators are on route to survey the scene and
determine the causes of this fatality.
The motoring public are reminded to follow the emergency detour routes signs for
the safety most direct route around the collision scene.
The investigation is in the very early stages and more information will be made
available at a later time.
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