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OPP identify victim in North Dundas fatal collision with tractor-trailer

OPP have identified the driver of a passenger vehicle that collided with a tractor-trailer in North Dundas on Friday, Nov. 13, 2020. Don Mitchell / Global News

Provincial police have identified the victim of a fatal collision between a passenger vehicle and a tractor-trailer last week in North Dundas.

OPP responded shortly after 6:30 a.m. on Friday to a collision on County Road 13 in North Dundas Township.

Police said a westbound passenger vehicle entered into the eastbound lane and struck an oncoming tractor-trailer head-on, closing the roadway for upwards of 12 hours.

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The driver of the car was pronounced dead at the scene, while the transport driver was uninjured.

OPP have identified the victim as 30-year-old Tyler Prevost of Chesterville, Ont.

Police are still investigating but an OPP spokesperson told Global News that charges are not being considered against the transport driver.

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