One dead, one critically injured in Highway 138 collision

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SOUTH STORMONT — One is dead another critically injured after a collision involving two passenger vehicles headed in opposite directions on Highway 138 this afternoon.

The crash occurred around 3:35 p.m. between Wheeler Rd. and Myers Rd., South Stormont. A northbound driver died at the scene, according to the SD&G OPP, while a southbound driver was sent to hospital in critical condition.

Two passengers in the southbound vehicle were also transported to hospital with serious, non-life threatening injuries.

The local detachment continues to investigate with the assistance of OPP Traffic Collision Investigators.

A section of Highway 138 is closed to traffic with indicated detours in place — at Wheeler Road and Myers Road, Bonville.

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