Two people dead after tractor trailer crosses median on the 401

Two people are dead after a transport truck crossed a centre median, striking a car on the 401 near Mull Road. Photo Greg Holden

By Greg Holden

The OPP have confirmed two people died this afternoon on the 401 just west of Mull Road. The accident happened at about 2:25 p.m. when a transport truck crossed from the westbound into the eastbound lanes, for reasons unknown. The truck collided with a car, killing both occupants. No names have been released.

The male driver of the tractor-trailer was transported to hospital in stable condition.

The westbound lanes re-opened about 6:30 p.m. and the eastbound were open an hour later.

The OPP are continuing their investigation into the accident.


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