Crash on Line 86 near Wallenstein leaves one dead
One person has died following a crash between a tractor-trailer and a minivan on Line 86 west of Wallenstein.
The crash occurred around 2:30 p.m. Friday at Line 86 and Manser Road/Wellington Road 12, west of Elmira.
Firefighters tell CTV News the female driver of the minivan was killed in the crash and a male passenger was taken to hospital with injuries.
The driver of the truck was uninjured.
A minivan was seen in the ditch alongside the road, with significant damage to its front-end including a smashed windshield.
“The cause of the crash is still under investigation,” says Waterloo Regional Police Sgt. Mike Hinsperger.
“Weather doesn’t appear to be an issue.”
Line 86 remained closed between Dorking and Wallenstein into Friday night.