(HOWICK, ON) - A triple fatal crash that occurred last night northwest of Listowel remains under investigation by members of the Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Detachment and investigators from the West Region OPP Technical Collision Investigation (TCI) Team.
On June 21, 2019 at 6:34 p.m. OPP officers from Huron, Perth & Wellington County Detachments, along with area paramedics and firefighters, responded to the scene of a two-vehicle crash northwest of Listowel located at the intersection of Perth Road 178 & Perth Line 88/Fordwich Line.
Upon arrival, first responders located a heavily damaged sport utility vehicle and a tractor-trailer just east of the intersection. The driver and two passengers in the sport utility vehicle were pronounced dead at the scene. A fourth occupant in the sport utility vehicle, a two-year-old boy, was transported from the scene to an area hospital. He remains in hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The driver of the tractor-trailer was uninjured.
The deceased, all residents of London, Ontario have been identified as follows:
Walter YETMAN, 60 years of age
Donna YETMAN, 58 years of age
Stephanie ROLOSON, 28 years of age
The preliminary investigation has determined the sport utility vehicle was northbound on Perth Line 88/Fordwich Line when it collided with the tractor-trailer as it was crossing eastbound through the intersection.
The roadway re-opened at approximately 4:00 a.m.
Any person with information regarding this crash should immediately contact Huron OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or (519) 524-8314.
Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.