One dead after fatal collision in Dover Township

(Photo by Millar Hill)

Chatham-Kent police are investigating a fatal collision in Dover Township.

Around 8 A.m. Saturday morning, a vehicle travelling eastbound on Paincourt Line struck a tree on the north side of the road.

Police said an 18-year-old woman from Dover Township was transported from the scene to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance with serious injuries.

The woman was transported to Windsor Regional Hospital where she succumbed to her injuries.

Police said the name of the woman will not be released at this time.

The collision remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Josh Flikweert at 519-355-1092 or joshuaf@chatham-kent.ca