17-year-old dies after car crash near Drayton
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A teenage boy has died from injuries he received in collision near Drayton Sunday night.
Wellington County OPP say the crash occurred shortly before 11:30 p.m. at Concession 8 and Side Road 15, southwest of Drayton on October 26.
According to police, the crash began with an Audi heading westbound on Concession 8 colliding with a Toyota moving northbound on Side Road 15.
Both vehicles ended up off the road, with the Audi hitting a hydro pole.
The driver of the Audi, 17-year-old Troy Lawrence of North Perth was airlifted to a Toronto hospital, where he died of his injuries on October 28.
A 15-year-old Mapleton boy riding in the Toyota was also taken to Toronto by air ambulance, for treatment of injuries said to be serious but not life-threatening.
The driver of the Toyota, an 18-year-old Mapleton woman, was treated for non-life-threatening injuries at a local hospital.
Police continue to investigate.