Serious collision on Highway 2 east of Napanee

Highway 2 east of Napanee was closed for several hours on Saturday morning due to a fatal collision.

Officers with the Napanee detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to the report of a two vehicle head-on collision on Highway 2 just east of Violet Rd, Loyalist Twp. A secondary collision resulted when a minivan struck one of the vehicles involved in the first collision. The driver of the third vehicle was not injured.

The 18-year-old male driver of a four door sedan collided with the second vehicle, also a four door sedan. The 20-year-old male driver of the second vehicle was transported to hospital in Kingston with non-life-threatening injuries. The 17-year-old female passenger in the second vehicle succumbed to her injuries at the scene.

The road was closed for several hours while the OPP Technical Traffic Collision investigated.

Anyone with information is asked to Napanee OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477(TIPS), where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000