UPDATE: Fatal collision closes Highway 9

One person is dead following a two-vehicle crash on Highway 9 north of Mildmay.

The Ontario Provincial Police said on Tuesday at around 4 p.m., the two vehicles collided on the highway, south of Concession Road 12 East.

One of the drivers was pronounced dead at the scene. The name of the victim will not be released until the next of kin has been notified.

The other driver involved was not injured in the crash.

Highway 9 remained closed between Concession Road 12 East and Concession Road 10 for several hours to allow police to conduct an investigation. The highway was reopened at around 11 p.m.

Anyone with information regarding this collision is asked to contact South Bruce OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).