August 12, 2019 5:54 am
Updated: August 12, 2019 10:37 am

Hit-and-run closes section of Wellington Road Monday morning: police

Wellington Road was closed between Weston Street and Bond Street as police investigate a collision early Monday morning.

Jake Jeffery / 980 CFPL
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Police were on scene early Monday morning responding to a serious crash on Wellington Road, south of the downtown.

Officers were called to the scene on Wellington Road at Weston Street shortly before 3:30 a.m.

According to investigators, a vehicle was travelling south on Wellington Road near Weston Street when a Chevrolet Equinox was travelling north in the same southbound lanes.

Police say the vehicles collided head-on and that a number of people then fled from the Equinox.

The details were provided in an update issued around 10:20 a.m. Monday. Police added that the collision is being investigated as a hit-and-run.

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Middlesex-London EMS tell 980 CFPL they were called to the scene, but did not treat or transport anyone to hospital. Police have also confirmed there were no injuries reported.

Wellington Road was closed between Weston Street and Bond Street for the investigation, but has since reopened

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