While it remains unclear what caused the vehicle to leave the roadway, Schubert said that the roads in the area were wet at the time.
McLaughlin Road closed after fatal car accident
One person is dead following a single-vehicle collision on a rural road in Caledon on Wednesday afternoon.
At 1:08 p.m. this afternoon officers from the Caledon OPP were dispatched to a single vehicle collision at the intersection of McLaughlin Road and the Grange Sideroad.
According to Ontario Provincial Police, the collision occurred around 1:10 p.m. near the intersection of McLaughlin and The Grange Side roads.
OPP Const. Tamara Schubert said early reports from the scene suggest the driver lost control and went off an embankment.
While the exact cause of the collision is unknown, Schubert said that the roads in the area were wet from afternoon rain at the time of the incident.
The OPPs Technical Traffic Collision Investigation unit has been called to the scene, Schubert said.
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