6-Year-Old Killed In Crash

Dufferin County Ontario Provincial Police are investigating after a crash in Amaranth Township caused the death of a 6-year-old boy.

Police say on Saturday around 12:30pm, two vehicles were involved in a head-on crash on Dufferin County Rd. 109 between 5th Line and 6th Line. There were a total of six occupants between the two vehicles, all of which were transported to hospital.

One of the passengers, the 6-year-old boy, succumbed to his injuries and died. The other five passengers suffered serious but non-life threatening injuries.

Police closed County Rd. 109 in the area while OPP technical collision investigators were on the scene. The road was reopened to traffic around 7:30pm.