One person killed in three-vehicle collision in Elmira

The rear end of a Waterloo Regional Police cruiser.
The rear end of a Waterloo Regional Police cruiser. Kevin Nielsen / Global News

One person was killed in a three-vehicle collision near Elmira on Friday afternoon, according to Waterloo Regional Police.

They say the crash occurred on Line 86 near Reids Wood Drive at around 12:40 p.m.

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The collision involved two commercial vehicles and a pick-up truck. Police say that one of the vehicles, a commercial tanker, rolled over.

Police were unable to provide further details.

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The crash is under investigation and police said investigators were expected to be on scene into the evening.

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Police are asking drivers to seek alternate routes.

More to follow…