St. Thomas man identified as victim of fatal 2-vehicle crash in south London

The side of a London police cruiser, Sept. 6, 2017. Matthew Trevithick / Global News

London police are asking for the public’s help as they continue to investigate a serious two-vehicle collision in the city’s south end on Monday they now say was fatal.

Emergency crews responded to the scene in the area of Highbury Avenue and Westminster Drive around 2:50 p.m. for a two-vehicle collision. One person was taken to hospital.

In an update Tuesday, police revealed that the driver of one of the vehicles involved had been pronounced dead at the scene. On Wednesday, police identified the deceased as Christian Kiev Campbell, 48, of St. Thomas, Ont.

The driver taken to hospital, identified only as a 66-year-old woman, suffered non-life-threatening injuries, police said.

Read more: 1 in hospital following ‘serious’ collision in south London, Ont.

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Highbury Avenue was closed for several hours between Westminster and Scotland drives for the investigation. Few other details have been released, such as a possible cause.

In their update, police appealed to the public for help in the investigation, asking anyone who was along Highbury at the time, or who may have witnessed the crash or caught it on dashcam video, to contact them at 519-661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

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