Two Dead in Maidstone Crash

Ontario Provincial Police say two people are dead after a collision on the Tecumseh-Lakeshore line.

Police say the incident happened around 4:30pm Sunday. A Chevrolet van collided with a motorcycle at the intersection of Manning Rd and County Rd 46.

The driver and the passenger on the motorcycle were pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the van was taken into custody and criminal charges are pending.

The intersection remained closed for several hours while investigators continued their work. It was reopened around 11pm.

Essex Windsor EMS and Tecumseh Fire assisted at the scene.