Fatal Collision Closes Intersection

(MIDDLESEX, ON) – On Wednesday January 6, 2021 at approximately 12:35 p.m. Members of the Middlesex County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Middlesex Centre Fire and Middlesex London EMS responded to reports of a serious two vehicle collision at the intersection of Ilderton Rd. and Adelaide St. N, Middlesex Centre.

Police are currently in the preliminary stages of the investigation but have confirmed that one person has died as a result of injuries sustained in the collision and two parties have been transported to hospital with serious injuries.  

The OPP Traffic Collision Investigation (TCI) team has been deployed to the area, to assist with the on-going investigation. The intersection has been closed to the public and is expected to be closed for the next 7-8 hours as the investigation continues. Adelaide St. N is closed between 10 and 12 Mile Rd. while Ilderton Rd. has been closed between Richmond St. and Highbury Ave.

Police are asking the public to slow down in the area, take an alternate route and expect delays as the investigation continues.

The Middlesex OPP wants to remind the public that if you see anything suspicious you should contact the Ontario Provincial Police or your nearest police authority. The OPP can be reached anytime, anywhere in the Province of Ontario at 1-888-310-1122. If you wish to remain anonymous you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) where you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2000.

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