Cornwall man killed in collision

Published on February 13, 2017
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GANANOQUE, Ontario - Members of the Ontario Provincial Police are continuing an investigation into a collision on County Road 2.

On the 10th of February 2017 at about 2:10 P.M. officers from the Leeds Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police were called to a collision on County Road 2 in Leeds and the Thousand Islands Township.
A westbound car driven by a 58 year old man from Cornwall and an eastbound pickup truck driven by a 59 year old female from Gananoque collided on County Road 2. The 58 year old man died as a result of his injuries at the scene. His 85 year old Frontenac Islands passenger was transported to hospital in Kingston where he succumbed to his injuries. The 59 female driver of the pick-up truck was also transported to hospital in Kingston with non-life threatening injuries.
County Rd 2, west of Gananoque was closed for investigation between Island View Drive & Willowbank Road.
The O.P.P. is asking that if anyone witnessed this collision to call police at 613-345-1790 or 1-888-310-1122.

The investigation continues.