Two Dead in Collision Highway 17 north


Marathon Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police advise that Highway 17 west of Black River Bridge has been closed at 6:46 a.m. due to a serious two vehicle motor vehicle collision. Two people are confirmed deceased.

Highway expected to be closed for several hours.

The O.P.P. advise that they will distribute details and updates of the road advisory as information becomes available, and ask that travellers do not call O.P.P. Provincial Communication Centres for road advisory updates or road condition information.