One man is dead after a three-vehicle collision happened on Friday morning, November 30. It does not appear that the death was caused by the collision, but more details should be forthcoming. Shortly after 9:30 a.m., officers from the Hawkesbury Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Prescott-Russell Paramedic Service, and the Hawkesbury Fire Department responded to a motor vehicle collision on Higginson Street, just east of Cartier Boulevard in the Town of Hawkesbury.

The OPP Technical Collision Investigators (TCI) attended the scene to assist with the investigation. This collision involved a passenger van and two unoccupied vehicles parked in a public parking lot, and has one confirmed fatality and no other injuries.

The investigation is in the preliminary stages and an update will be issued when accurate and confirmed information becomes available.