(BRANT TWP, ON) – On May 13, 2023, at 7:41 p.m., the South Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report of a two-vehicle collision along Bruce County Road 3 in Brant Township.
Officers responded to the scene with members of the Walkerton Fire Department and Bruce County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) to find two vehicles involved.
There were eight people involved in the collision. One was pronounced deceased at the scene. Their identity is being with held pending next of kin notification.
Another person involved in the collision has been airlifted to a London hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries.
The other six people are being assessed at local hospitals.
The South Bruce OPP is continuing to investigate the collision along with members of the OPP Traffic Incident Management and Enforcement (TIME) team and the Coroner’s Office.
Bruce County Road 3 is closed between the Chepstow Road and Cargill Road for the protection of emergency responders. Motorists are asked to respect the closure and avoid the incident location.
The investigation is in its early stages. Updates will be provided as they become available.