The OPP are investigating a fatal collision which occurred on Highway 7/12 near the 4th line in Scugog, Ontario in Durham region.
On Saturday, October 6, 2018, at 1:15 a.m., an SUV was travelling northbound on Highway 7/12 when it entered the southbound lanes and collided head on with a southbound passenger vehicle.
The lone male driver of the SUV – a 68 year old man from Greenbank Ontario was transported to hospital with serious injuries.
The passenger vehicle had 4 occupants:
59 year old male driver from Goodwood Ontario – deceased
55 year old female from Goodwood Ontario – deceased
44 year old female from Port Perry Ontario – deceased
41 year old female from Goodwood Ontario – transported to hospital with critical injuries.
The OPP Traffic Support Unit are assisting in the investigation of the collision. Highway 7/12 was closed for the investigation but reopened at 9:30 a.m.
The road or weather conditions do not appear to be a factor in the collision. No charges have been laid at this time, the investigation is ongoing.
Photo Credit: OPP HSD