An unresponsive male occupant was found in a black Dodge Ram pickup truck that had been reported submerged in a creek on concession 5 Walpole by a passerby,
Sunday at 9:27 am.
He was transported by paramedics to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased. The driver has been confirmed as Jeffrey Walker, 38, of Simcoe. OPP has confirmed there were no other occupants in the vehicle.
The truck had been east bound on Concession 5 west of Haldimand Road 55 when it left the roadway and called over into the creek.
Concession 5 Walpole was closed for approximately four hours while emergency crews were on scene.
OPP is asking anyone who may have witnessed the collision, or have any information to assist with the investigation, to contact them at 1-888-310-1122.