Four people died in a head-on collision Highway 7east of Peterborough, Ont., Tuesday evening.
Around 5:15 p.m., Peterborough County Provincial Police responded to a head-on collision between a pickup truck and an SUV on the highway near Drummond Line in Otonabee-South Monaghan Township.
Four people were pronounced dead at the scene, the Ontario Provincial Police said.
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A victim was transported to a Toronto-area hospital with life-threatening injuries.
No details have yet been released on the victims.
“The cause of the collision is still under investigation. Route 7 remains closed between Keene Road and Heritage Line while members trained in collision reconstruction measure and document the scene,” police said.
Highway. The 7 should remain closed for “several hours” after the crash.
Anyone who may have witnessed the collision or has video/dash camera footage of the collision and has not spoken to police is asked to contact the Peterborough County Ontario Provincial Police at 1-888-310- 1122.
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