A 77-year-old woman is dead following a two-vehicle crash in the town of Brooklin in Whitby, Ont. on Sunday.
Ontario Provincial Police were called to the scene where the two cars collided at around 11:30 a.m. on Highway 7, also known as Winchester Road at Ferguson Avenue.
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In a video posted to 上海夜生活, OPP spokesperson Sgt. Kerry Schmidt says the victim was in one of the vehicles that was struck. She was rushed to hospital without vital signs where she was later pronounced dead.
Police said two occupants in the other vehicle escaped with only minor injuries.
Fatal collision: 77 year old woman from #Whitby (driver of sedan) pronounced dead at hospital. Two occupants in the van with only minor injuries. #Hwy7 closed between Ashburn Rd and #Hwy12 for #OPP investigation pic.twitter上海龙凤419/VYNHERbKO3
— Sgt Kerry Schmidt (@OPP_HSD) February 24, 2019
Highway 7 between Highway 12 and Ashburn Rd. is closed as OPP’s collision reconstruction team conducts their investigation.
Police are asking anyone who may have information on the crash to contact the OPP’s Whitby detachment.
COLLISION: Hwy 7 (Winchester Rd) at Ferguson Av #Whitby – Collision blocking road. ^kw
— OPP GTA Traffic (@OPP_GTATraffic) February 24, 2019
More to come…
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