Crash involving transport truck leaves 2 dead, 3 injured in Leamington
A two-vehicle collision on County Road 18 between Highway 77 and Morse Road in Leamington, Ont., on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2021. (Courtesy OPP)
WINDSOR, ONT. -- Two people have died and three others were injured after a passenger vehicle and transport truck collided in Leamington.
Provincial police, Leamington Fire Services, and EMS all responded to the crash around 7:10 p.m. on County Road 18 between Highway 77 and Morse Road.
The passenger vehicle had five occupants, one of which was pronounced dead on scene.
Another occupant also died and a third suffered serious injuries.
The final two occupants were treated in hospital for minor injuries, while the driver of the transport was not injured.
The area around the crash was closed for several hours while police investigated.
The names of the deceased have not yet been released.
So far no charges have been issued in relation to the crash.