UPDATE: OPP investigate fatal crash in Leamington
The Ontario Provincial Police now say two people are dead after a bad crash in Leamington Wednesday night.
Emergency crews were called to a two-vehicle collision on County Road 18, between Highway 77 and Morse Road, at around 7:10 p.m. Wednesday, where a passenger vehicle and a transport truck had collided.
The vehicle had five occupants inside. One of the passengers was pronounced dead at the scene, another was taken to hospital with life threatening injuries and a third person sustained serious injuries. The other two people are being treated for minor injuries.
On Thursday morning, the OPP confirmed the death of a second occupant.
The driver of the transport truck was not injured.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
– With files from Adelle Loiselle.