One person killed in five-vehicle crash in Alfred-Plantagenet
One driver was pronounced dead at the scene of a five-vehicle collision on County Road 17 in Alfred-Plantagenet Township on Wednesday morning.
Four other motorists were taken to hospital, one of them with serious injuries, the Ontario Provincial Police said in a media release.
The victim was not being identified because their family had not yet been notified.
The crash drew Hawkesbury OPP, Alfred-Plantagenet Township firefighters and Prescott-Russell paramedics to the scene just west of County Road 9 a little after 8 a.m.
Anyone who witnessed the collision or had information that might help investigators was asked to contact the Hawkesbury OPP at 613-632-2729.