On 29 June 2018, at 12:26 am, officers with the Napanee Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police responded to a serious motor vehicle collision on Highway 401 E/B between Glen Miller Road and Wallbridge Loyalist Road. The collision occurred just after midnight and involved 5 tractor trailers, say OPP.
OPP have also comfirmed there is one confirmed fatality and one driver sustained minor injuries and was transported to hospital by ambulance.
The Technical Traffic Collision Investigation Unit of the OPP remains at scene investigating and the road remains closed.
Highway 401 eastbound will remain closed for several hours and there is an Emergency Detour Route (EDR) set up. Traffic is being directed off at Glen Miller Road MM 526 and heads south to Highway 2 where it is then directed back onto the 401 at Wallbridge Loyalist Road.
The OPP is requesting the public remain patient at this time as there are heavy traffic delays through Trenton.