Highway 17 north , 12 km south of Wawa remains closed say OPP. One person has been confirmed dead that involved a tractor trailer around 7am Thursday. OPP have not released any other details surrounding the collision.
Members of the Superior East Wawa Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are currently at the scene of a motor vehicle collision located on Highway 17 approximately 20 Kilometers South of Wawa.
The Highway will remain closed while members of the Technical Traffic Collision Investigators (TTCI) and Reconstructionist (RECON) complete their investigation.
The Wawa Fire Department are also on scene to assist.
The public will be advised once the Highway is re-open.