Area OPP Police Press Releases

Fatal Collision – Deceased Identified

(BLUEWATER, ON) – Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers and members from the West Region OPP Traffic Incident Management & Enforcement (TIME) Team continue to investigate a fatal motor vehicle collision that took place this morning north of Dashwood.

At approximately 11:53 a.m. Huron County OPP, Huron County Paramedic Services and the Dashwood Fire Department responded to a motor vehicle collision located on Bronson Line between Pepper Road and MacDonald Road.

Upon arrival first responders located a head-on crash involving a pickup truck and a sport utility vehicle. The driver of the pickup truck was transported to a local hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. 

The deceased has since been identified as Matthew GEORGE, 52 years of age from Bluewater. 

The 35-year-old driver of the sport utility vehicle remains in hospital with undetermined injuries.

Bronson Line remains closed between Zurich-Hensall Road (Huron County #84) and Dashwood Road (Huron County #83).

Please use an alternate route to avoid delays.

Any person with information regarding this crash is encouraged to contact Huron OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or (519) 482-1677. 

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