Crash involving taxi in Leamington kills one, injures five
The Essex County Ontario Provincial Police logo as seen on this police cruiser on Monday, Jan. 7, 2013. (Melanie Borrelli / CTV Windsor)
Published Monday, January 1, 2018 11:47AM EST
One person is dead and five people injured following a head-on crash involving a taxi in Leamington.
OPP say it happened New Year’s Eve around 8 p.m. on Highway 77.
They say a taxi with four passengers inside and a mini-van with one person in it collided south of Mersea Road 5.
One person died from injuries and five people were transported to hospital with injuries ranging from minor to serious.
The highway was closed for several hours.