South Stormont – Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers are currently at the scene of a two (2) vehicle fatal collision on Highway 138 (north of Willy Allan Road), South Stormont Township.
Preliminary investigation has indicated that at approximately 6:00am, a passenger vehicle was travelling north on Highway 138 when, for reasons under investigation, collided head-on with a southbound transport truck. The adult male driver (lone occupant) of the passenger vehicle was pronounced deceased at the scene. The truck driver (lone occupant) was not injured. Names are being withheld pending notification of next-of-kin.
SD&G OPP, assisted by OPP Technical Traffic Collision Investigators (TTCI) continue to process the scene. A section of Highway 138, between Willy Allan Road and County Road 43 (Monkland) is closed to traffic with indicated detours in place.
Anyone with information regarding the person(s) responsible for any incident should immediately contact SD&G OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call CRIME STOPPERS at 1-800-222-8477 where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.