Death on Hwy 402 under investigation

On September 12, at around 3:30 p.m., Lambton County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Lambton County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and Warwick volunteer Fire Department were called to Highway 402 in the area of the First School road overpass.

Investigation reveals that for reasons unknown at this time, an adult female fell from the First School Road overpass. She was transported to Bluewater Health, Sarnia, by EMS where she was later pronounced dead.

The westbound lanes of Highway 402 were closed for about an hour while emergency crews and OPP conducted an investigation. Foul play is not suspected.

The investigation is continuing and the Lambton County OPP is appealing for witnesses and for anyone with information to please contact the Lambton OPP at (519) 882-1011.