Burlington man dies after colliding with unoccupied transport truck in Erin

Provincial police say the pickup truck collided with an unoccupied transport. OPP / Supplied

Wellington County OPP continue to investigate following a fatal collision in Erin on Monday evening.

Provincial police responded to the scene of the crash on Main Street near Erinville Drive around 7:40 p.m. after receiving reports of a pickup truck colliding with a transport truck.

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Investigators say the lone occupant of the pickup truck was pronounced dead at the scene of the collision, and that the transport was unoccupied at the time of the crash.

Wellington County OPP have identified the driver of the pickup truck as 58 year old Brian Wilcox of Burlington.

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OPP continue to investigate the cause of the collision and ask any possible witnesses to come forward with information by contacting 1-888-310-1122.

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