(SOUTH HURON, ON) – Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) continues to investigate a fatal motor vehicle crash that took place early this morning west of Exeter.
At approximately 4:13 a.m. Huron County OPP, Huron County Paramedic Services and the South Huron Fire Department responded to the collision scene located on Ausable Line between Dashwood Road (Huron County Road #83) and Huron Street West.
The preliminary investigation has determined the driver of a sedan was travelling northbound on Ausable Line when he lost control on the gravel roadway and the vehicle collided with a large tree in the east ditch.
The driver and lone occupant was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The deceased has since been identified as Keiran STEWART, 16 years of age, from Centralia.
Members from the West Region OPP Traffic Incident Management & Enforcement (TIME) Team attended the scene to assist with the collision investigation.
Ausable Line is now open for travel.