(MIDDLESEX, ON) - On July 8, 2020 at 11:20 a.m. Members of the Middlesex County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), London Police Service, Middlesex Centre Fire Dept. and Middlesex-London EMS responded to a serious two vehicle collision on Highbury Ave. just north of 8 Mile Rd.
Police have confirmed that a collision occurred between a SUV and Tractor Trailer. As a result of the collision both vehicles became engulfed in fire. Police have also confirmed that one person has died as a result of the collision and a second driver was transported to hospital with serious injuries.
Members of the OPP Technical Traffic Collision Investigation (TTCI) Team has been deployed to the area to assist with the investigation. Highbury Ave. will be closed between 8 and 9 mile Rd. for the next 6-8 hours as the Investigation continues. Police are asking the public to take an alternate route and expect delays in the area.