Elgin County, ON - The Elgin County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) was called to
the 401 east bound lanes around 4:50 p.m. on March 16, 2017. It was reported that
a transport truck had collided with another transport truck east of Iona road.
Police arrived on scene and observed extensive damage to the transport truck that
collided with the other. The cab of the transport truck became dislodged coming
to a rest in the center median.
Elgin St. Thomas paramedics arrived on scene to treat and take the driver of the
transport truck to a nearby hospital with minor injuries. Southwold Volunteer Firefighter's
also attend the scene to assist.
No other injuries were reported to police. The investigation continues and charges
are pending the completion of the investigation.
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