Chatham Man Dies In Crash

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A Chatham man was one of two men killed in a car crash north of Grand Bend on a section of Hwy. 21 in Huron County.

OPP say a pick-up truck heading northbound collided with a southbound Ford Escort just before 6:30am.

Police have identified the driver of the pick-up as 32-year-old Robert Vander Gaag from Chatham. The driver of the Escort is identified as 50-year-old Lee Kirwan of nearby Wyoming.  Both were the only people in their respective vehicles.

Police have not released any other details and a post-mortem examination for both deceased is scheduled for May 4 in London.