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Fatal Collision on Wellington Rd 9 - May 17, 2017

Web posted on May 17, 2017

(TOWNSHIP OF MAPLETON, ON) - On Tuesday May 16, 2017 at approximately 10:00 p.m. Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a fatal collision involving two motor vehicles on Wellington Road 9 at Concession Road 6, near Moorefield. A pickup truck ran a stop sign and collided with a minivan.

The driver and passenger of the minivan were rushed to local hospital where the female passenger was pronounced dead. The male driver of the minivan sustained non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the pickup truck was cleared by paramedics at scene.

The passenger has been identified as 69-year-old Brenda JONES of West Grey Township.

Mapleton Fire/Rescue along with Guelph Wellington Paramedics Service attended the scene.

The cause of the collision is currently being investigated by OPP Technical Collision Investigators (TCI) and charges are pending.

The intersection of Wellington Road 9 and Concession Road 6 of Mapleton Township has been re-opened.

The Wellington County OPP is asking anyone that may have witnessed this collision to please call 1-888-310-1122.


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