Man dies, woman seriously injured in head-on crash

An OPP cruiser. Postmedia Network file photo

One dead following head-on crash near Alliston

ESSA TOWNSHIP – Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017 at approximately 9:12 a.m., members of the Nottawasaga Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), were called to the scene of a two vehicle collision on Scotch Line, Essa Township. 

Man killed in Essa Twp. crash

The male driver of the Civic received non-life threatening injuries and was treated at Stevenson Memorial Hospital in Alliston.Health Canada says there were 1,179 medically assisted deaths between Jan. 1 and June 30. Your thoughts on medically assisted dying?

The 43-year-old male driver of the Sunfire died at the scene.
The OPP says a Pontiac Sunfire travelling on Scotch Line on Thursday collided with a Honda Civic just after 9 a.m.
Thursday, October 12, 2017 2:20:01 EDT PMNottawasaga OPP were called to Scotch Line between 5th Sideroad and Shephard Avenue after two cars collided.

The collision took place just after 9 a.m. Oct. 12 on the Scotch Line south of 5 Sideroad in Essa Township.

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The investigation is still ongoing.519-376-2030    After hours, you can reach the newsroom at ext. 228 [email protected]The 43 year old driver of the one car was killed instantly.

The Technical Traffic Collision Investigation unit is on scene.

© 2017 All rights reserved.The investigation is ongoing, OPP said.

Photos The OPP investigates a fatal crash on Scotch Line, north of Alliston, Ont. on Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017. (Don Wright/ CTV Barrie)

The driver of the Honda was taken to an Alliston hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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