October 6, 2015 7:11 am
Updated: October 6, 2015 6:42 pm

Vehicles hit and kill bison on QEW, 2 more on the loose: OPP

WATCH ABOVE: A bison was killed after being hit by two cars on the QEW, near Lyons Creek Rd., and authorities are still on the hunt for two others. Lama Nicolas reports.


TORONTO – Ontario Provincial Police say a bison was struck and killed by two vehicles on the QEW highway in Niagara Falls early Tuesday morning.

The incident happened near Lyons Creek Road just before 6 a.m. and two more bison are on the loose.

Police said the animals escaped from a local farm on Sunday. So far, no other collisions have been reported.

Motorists are being advised to drive with caution and to contact authorities if the bison are located.

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