Haldimand OPP is investigating a two vehicle fatal motor vehicle collision that occurred on Highway 3, Dunnville around 8 am this morning.
The driver in one of the vehicles involved was unresponsive and trapped inside his vehicle. Haldimand County Fire Services extricated the male driver from the vehicle and paramedics transported him to a local hospital with life threatening injuries. He was later pronounced deceased.
His vehicle was travelling east bound on Highway 3 when it struck a large construction type vehicle that was travelling west bound.
The driver from the construction vehicle sustained minor injuries in the collision.
The identity of the deceased is not being released at this time, pending next of kin notification.
OPP Technical Collision Investigators (TCI) is assisting with the investigation. Highway 3 is currently closed between Hutchinson Road and Crown Road while emergency crews and investigators are on scene.
An update will be provided when further information becomes available and is confirmed.
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.