The Hawkesbury Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is investigating a fatal collision that left one person deceased.

On October 9, 2022, just after 9 p.m., officers responded to a collision involving two vehicles, on County Road 17, east of Wendover in Alfred-Plantagenet Township.

A 20-year-old from Cornwall was transported to the hospital by ambulance but later pronounced deceased. Three other occupants were also transported to the hospital by ambulance with unknown injuries.

Hawkesbury OPP continues to investigate the cause of the collision with the assistance from the OPP Technical Collision Investigators (TCI) and Reconstructionist.