UPDATE: Highway 9 reopens following morning crash

(Ontario Provincial Police file photo)

**Updated as of 3:18 p.m., July 23rd, 2021**

A collision that closed Highway 9 in Walkerton has been cleared.

511 Ontario confirmed on Twitter that Highway 9 between Side Road 5 and Wallace Street had both lanes closed due to a crash. There are no other details available right now, including the number of vehicles or any potential injuries. Police confirmed just before 3 p.m. on July 23rd the highway had reopened.

More details as they are made available.