July 1, 2019 10:22 am
Updated: August 22, 2019 2:25 pm

Two dead following train and vehicle collision in Innerkip: OPP

OPP say the collision occurred on Sunday just before 3 p.m.

@OPP_WR / Twitter
A A

OPP are investigating a fatal collision involving a train and a vehicle on George Street in Innerkip, Oxford County, Ontario.   

OPP, Innerkip Fire Services and Oxford County paramedics responded to the scene of the incident on Sunday, June 30, just before 3 p.m.

Investigations reveal that the train was travelling westbound when it struck the car that was driving on George Street.

READ MORE: UPDATE: OPP identify man killed in Mapleton Township motorcycle collision

Both persons inside the car were killed.

The male driver of the vehicle suffered life-threatening injuries, and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The other passenger also suffered life-threatening injuries and was transported to hospital. He later succumbed to his injuries and died.

The investigation is ongoing, and no further information have been released regarding the occupants.

OPP is asking anyone who may have witnessed the collision or has any information to contact them at 1-(888)-310-1122.

© 2019 Global News, a division of Corus Entertainment Inc.

Report an error

Comments

Comments closed.

Due to the sensitive and/or legal subject matter of some of the content on globalnews.ca, we reserve the ability to disable comments from time to time.

Please see our Commenting Policy for more.